Sheriff’s Office Holds Senior Citizen Law Enforcement Academy at Clearing Branch

The Cook County Sheriff's Office invites you to attend the Senior Citizen Law Enforcement Academy.

The academy is a six-week program designed to give seniors an overview of the responsibilities of law enforcement agencies in Cook County. The curriculum offers participants an in-depth look at law enforcement agency operations, as well as specific crime prevention methods, including personal safety, gang and drug awareness, home protection and avoiding scams and con games.

Classes meet from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays at the Clearing Branch. Class dates are March 24, March 31, April 7, April 14, April 21 and April 28.

To register or for more information, call the Cook County Sheriff's Office at (708) 974-6042.