Citizen's Academy

Academy Details

A Citizen's Academy attendee fire a gun at a target.
The Kenosha County Sheriff’s Citizen Academy is an eight week program designed to give participants a firsthand look at the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department operations and allow them the opportunity to experience law enforcement from a Deputy Sheriff’s standpoint. Participants will ride along with deputies on the street, receive instruction in criminal and traffic law and be instructed in basic law enforcement procedures, as well as firearms, and officer safety practices. Applicants must be at least 18 years old and be Kenosha County Residents.

The next academy starts Monday, March 7th, 2016 and concludes on Monday, April 25th, 2016. Classes are weekly, from 6:00 PM until 9:00 PM and held at the Public Safety Building 1000 55th St. Kenosha. Applications are available at the Kenosha Sheriff’s Department, at The Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department Website, or by email. Applications accepted through February 1st, 2016.

For more information, call (262) 605-5100.

How to Apply


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Mail the application to:

Kenosha County Sheriff
1000 55th Street
Kenosha WI 53140
attn: Sgt. Dan Ruth