Tuscaloosa's Citizens Academy accepting applications

Tuscaloosa Police Department is accepting applications for the fifth class of the Tuscaloosa Citizens Academy. This class{}will run from February 4, 2013 to March 25, 2013. Classes are held every Monday evening from 6:00 to 9:00 PM at the police department. There will also be one class held on a Saturday at the Tuscaloosa Police Firing Range.{}

The Citizen's Academy is open to all residents of the City of Tuscaloosa and to business owners{}who hold a Tuscaloosa city business license. Applicants must be at least {}21 years of age. The Academy is free.{}

Applications can be picked up at the front desk of the Tuscaloosa Police Department or online at under the police department link. The deadline for turning in applications is Friday, December 28, 2012 at 4:00 PM.