Registration is under way for the spring Citizens Police Academy in Warner Robins.
The 12-week program is designed to give participants an opportunity to gain a better understanding of the challenges and responsibilities facing police, according to a police news release.
Some of the topics include hiring, investigations, the special tactical team and use of force, the release stated. Participants also may ride with a police officer.
Those wishing to participate do not have to be residents of Warner Robins, according to the release.The free classes are held once a week from 6-8 p.m. from March 4-May 20.
For more information, visit www.wrpolice.org. To register, call 293-1060.