EDISON — The Edison Police Department will be conducting their Junior Police Academy, which will be held in two separate sessions: Aug. 5-9 and Aug. 12-16, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The program will be held at Woodrow Wilson Middle School, 50 Woodrow Wilson Dr. Edison. It is open to all Edison middle school students who are entering sixth, seventh or eighth grade as of this coming September.
Activities to be held will include: DWI Education, K-9 demonstrations, Fire Demonstrations, Motor Vehicle Stops, Emergency Response Team, Anti-Drug Education, Drill & Ceremony, Sporting Activities, a National Guard Helicopter Landing and more.
Graduates of the academy will receive a diploma at a ceremony to be held at 1 p.m. on the concluding Friday of each session in the Council Chambers of the Edison Municipal Complex that family and friends are invited to attend.
The registration deadline is Friday, July 12; class sizes are limited, so students will be selected on a first come, first served basis. The cost for the program is $100 per week which must be payable to the Edison Municipal Alliance by either check or money order.
Any interested residents should contact Sgt. Robert Dudash Jr. of the Edison Police Community Services Unit at 732-248-6442, or via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org . Also, to obtain an application, you can download a copy off the Edison Township Website at www.edisonnj.org
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