Jasper County residents will soon get the chance to learn firsthand what it takes to keep the peace.
The Jasper County Sheriff’s Department is now taking applications for its 17th Sheriff’s Citizens Academy. Classes range from SWAT operations and taser use to crime scene investigations. You can fill out the application at the sheriff’s office or online. Classes will be held every Thursday night from March 7th to May 9th.
We’ve got a link to the sheriff’s website here.