Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office hosting Jr. Deputy Academy in October

Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office
Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office(Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office)
Published: Mar. 16, 2021 at 12:16 PM CDT|Updated: Sep. 10, 2021 at 11:33 AM CDT
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Westlake, La. (KPLC) - The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office will be hosting its Jr. Deputy Academy for children ages 11 to 14. The in-person registration and a meet and greet will be on Sept. 28, 2021.

Classes for the program will begin on Oct. 9.

The program seeks to teach children the importance of their roles as citizens in the community by focusing on leadership skills, the value of teamwork, good moral character, and integrity. Children that attend will also get a better understanding of the various roles deputies play in the community.

The program will consist of six consecutive Saturday classes at the Sulphur High School 9th grade campus on 600 Willow Ave. in Sulphur.

Registration will begin at 6:00 p.m. on the 9th grade campus and will include a parent meet and greet, which a parent or guardian must attend.

If you are interested, you will need to have filled out the application for the program and have it with you on the day of registration. You can find a copy of the application on the Sheriff’s Office website under the Junior Deputy Program here.

Due to limited seating pre-registration is required. For more information or to pre-register please call (337) 936-1746.

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