The City of Sevierville Police Department's annual Kids Police Camp is June 16-20, 2008. Police Camp provides the opportunity for young men and women, 11-14 years of age, to learn basic police skills in a SAFE , organized and structured environment. The camp director and staff are comprised of professional police officers that are trained and experienced law enforcement instructors and experts in their individual fields. All Police Camp activities will be supervised and controlled by the camp staff.
Activities include self-defense, safety with firearms, police radio procedures, fingerprinting and many other duties performed by police officers. Campers will also take part in practical exercises simulating situations such as searching buildings, stopping vehicles, radar operation, PR24 training, and a TASER demonstration.
Registration packets for the program will be available at the Sevierville Police Department (300 Gary R. Wade Blvd.). The registration fee is $75.00. Enrollment is limited to the first 20 applicants on a first come, first served basis.
For more information, please contact Sgt. Rebecca Cowan at 865-453-7310 ext. 3001.... read the rest of the story by Subscribing now.