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Public Safety Citizens Academy
Public Safety Citizens Academy
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The Jacksonville Public Safety Citizens Academy provides an opportunity for Citizens to learn firsthand about the City's Public Safety operations. The 8 week long academy features a series of lectures, location tours and activities that give Citizens behind the scenes look at Police, Fire, and EMS activities in Jacksonville. Enroll by printing and filling out an application before 5PM on Thursday, March 23.

Program Dates
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Sessions will be held each Thursday between April 6 and April 27, 5:30-7:30 PM at the Center for Public Safety, 200 Marine Blvd in Jacksonville. The Public Safety Citizens Academy application deadline is March 23.  Applications must be submitted by this time because all participants are subject to background checks prior to approval.

Citizens tour the county jail
Applicants must meeting the following qualification for participation:  
  • Minimum age of 18 years
  • City of Jacksonville resident, City of Jacksonville business owner, or employed by the City
  • Must pass a criminal history background check

Please print and fill out the application. Completed applications can be emailed to , faxed to 910 938-6937, or dropped off in person at the Center for Public Safety, 200 Marine Boulevard.

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