City offers citizens police academy

NASHUA – The deadline to register for the Nashua Police Department’s 30th Citizens Academy is Aug. 28.

The nine-week program begins Sept. 4 and concludes Oct. 30. Sessions will go from 6:30-9:30 p.m. each Tuesday during the period.

The program will feature presentations by members of the department’s specialty units – SWAT, Hazardous Device, Dive, Crime Scene and K-9. It will give attendees a chance to meet the men and women of the department and hear first-hand about their work environment.

The opening session is led by Chief Andrew Lavoie, along with deputies Mike Carignan and Denis Linehan.

For more information or to sign up, contact Community Policing Coordinator Ed Lecius at 594-3544.