YAKIMA, Wash. — Yakima Police Department is accepting applications for its latest round of Community Academy classes.
The academy covers police activities including gang enforcement, traffic enforcement, use of police dogs, firearms, criminal investigations, the SWAT team and YPD organizational structure. Classes will be conducted at the department’s Special Operations Building, 207 S. Third St. from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday beginning Feb. 28.
There will be an optional Saturday class at a shooting range, according to the department.
Applications are available at the Yakima Police Department or by contacting Community Services at 509-575-6197 or firstname.lastname@example.org by Feb. 26.