The Marion County Sheriff’s Citizens Academy and Partnership (CAP) program, a free 13-week educational course about the operations of the Sheriff’s Office, is currently accepting applications for the fall 2016 course. During the program, Marion County Sheriff’s Office staff will highlight all units within the Sheriff’s Office, giving citizens an in-depth understanding of what the agency is doing for the community. Each week will focus on a different aspect of the agency, personnel, equipment, policies, and procedures.
The Marion County Sheriff’s Office South Multi District Office will host a class on Wednesday mornings from 9:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m. beginning Wednesday, August 24, 2016. The class will be held at:
The Sheriff’s South Multi District Office
3260 S.E. 80th Street Ocala.
Registration for this class is open to the public.
Master the Possibilities, On Top of the World will host a class on Thursday mornings from 9:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m. beginning Thursday, August 25, 2016. This class is located at:
The Master the Possibilities Learning Center
Live Oak Hall 8415 S.W. 80th Street Ocala.
Registration for this class is open to the public but must be done through Master the Possibilities
by calling 352-854-3699 or online at MasterThePossibilities.com.
CITIZENS ACADEMY & PARTNERSHIP FALL 2016 CLASS OVERVIEW
WEEK 1 – HUMAN RESOURCES; FISCAL; TRAINING
WEEK 2 – PATROL OPERATIONS; CRIME SCENE PROCESSING; FORENSICS/DNA
WEEK 3 – SPECIALTY UNITS STATIC DISPLAY OF EQUIPMENT ***FIELD TRIP
WEEK 4 – INTERNAL AFFAIRS; VICE CRIMES SEARCH AND SEIZURE
WEEK 5 – PROPERTY CRIMES INVESTIGATIONS; ROBBERY UNIT; VOLUNTEER SERVICES/CRIME PREVENTION
WEEK 6 – CARGO THEFT; COLD CASE UNIT
WEEK 7 – VIOLENT CRIMES; CHILD/ELDERLY ABUSE
WEEK 8 – CIVIL/BAILIFF & COURT SERVICES ***FIELD TRIP TO COURTHOUSE
WEEK 9 – JAIL OPERATIONS ***FIELD TRIP TO MARION COUNTY JAIL
WEEK 10– INMATE WORK FARM***FIELD TRIP
WEEK 11 – JUVENILE DIVISION; PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICE
WEEK 12 – HOMELAND SECURITY; FLEET SERVICES***FIELD TRIP
WEEK 13 – GRADUATION
To register for any of these classes, email Kassi Reidt at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 352-369-6849.
All students must complete the application form found below.