Kerr County Sheriff’s Office now enrolling for the Citizen’s Academy

The Kerr County Sheriff’s Office is now taking applications  for the Kerr County Sheriff’s Office Citizen Academy, starting on Wednesday, March 6th, 2019 at 6 PM. The academy will be limited to 25 participants and applications must be turn in no later than February 22, 2019.

According to a press release issued by KCSO, “To attend the Kerr County Sheriff’s office Citizen’s Academy, you must meet a certain criteria and complete the necessary application and release forms. A criminal history and background investigation will be conducted on each applicant. The applicant must be 18 years of age and live in Kerr County, and not have been convicted of any crime.”

“The Sheriff’s Citizen’s Academy is designed to give the citizens of Kerr County a working knowledge of the Kerr County Sheriff’s office. The course consists of 11 classes, instructed by personnel from various divisions of the Sheriff’s office and County offices. Graduation will be held on the 12th week, May 22, 2019.”

“The Academy is offered free of charge, meets once a week on Wednesday evening from 6:00pm to 9:00pm in the training room of the Kerr County Sheriff’s annex.”

“An application can be picked up at the front office of the Kerr County Sheriff’s Office, located at 400 Clearwater Paseo Drive, Kerrville, Texas. 78028.”

You may also contact Sergeant Elias Garcia at 830-896-1216, for more details.

After the review and background investigation is complete, you will be notified if you have been selected to attend the Kerr County Sheriff’s Office Citizens Academy.