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Trooper Jonathan Biven
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 3, Bowling Green
(270) 782-2010
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Post Three 2009 Kentucky State Police Citizens Police Academy

Date of News Release: 09/16/2009

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(Bowling Green, Ky.) -- The Kentucky State Police, Post 3, in Bowling Green is now accepting applications for the Citizen's Police Academy. This learning opportunity will provide those in the class with an in depth look at the multiple aspects of the Kentucky State Police, as well as, an opportunity to interact with the Troopers that work in their communities. Some of the topics that will be covered are patrol, criminal investigations, and drug investigations. Students will also get to take part in simulated traffic stops and evidence collection.

The 11 week academy will begin on September 29th, 2009. The classes will be held on Tuesdays from 6:00 P.M. to 8:30 P.M. at the Bowling Green Christain Church. The academy is set to conclude on December 8th, 2009 .

Anyone 18 years of age, or older, living within the Kentucky State Police, Post 3 District is welcome to apply. The KSP Post 3 District consists of Allen, Barren, Butler, Edmonson, Hart, Logan, Simpson, and Warren counties. The class will be limited to 25 students. There is no cost to attend and participants must attend 80% of the classes to graduate. All applicants will be subject to a background check.

Applications can be obtained by contacting the Kentucky State Police, Post 3 at (270) 782-2010. Applications may be picked up in person at post, or they may also be obtained by visiting http://www.kentuckystatepolice.org/posts/post3.htm. Once completed, applications can be mailed to: Kentucky State Police, Post 3, Bowling Green, Attn: TFC Charles Swiney, PO Box 68, Bowling Green, KY 42102. Electronic applications may also be emailed to: Charles.Swiney@ky.gov.

For any questions, please contact TFC Charles Swiney at (270) 782-2010.

Once completed, applications can be mailed to: Kentucky State Police

Att: TFC Charles Swiney
PO Box 68
Bowling Green, KY 42102

Post 3 2009 Kentucky State Police Citizens Police Academy Electronic Application

Post 3 2009 Kentucky State Police Citizens Police Academy Application

Applications can also be emailed to: Charles.Swiney@ky.gov

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