|Colorado State Patrol to sponsor youth academy|
|Written by Holyoke Enterprise|
The Sterling office of the Colorado State Patrol is currently seeking applicants for the 2013 Colorado State Patrol Youth Academy. The Academy will be held in Golden June 9-15.
The goal of the Youth Academy is to assist in the development of future community leaders through team exercises and skill building.
Training will include team building and leadership, defensive driving, ethics and law enforcement, introduction to law enforcement driving, firearm safety and familiarization, police communications and history and philosophy of the Colorado State Patrol.
The Youth Academy is limited to 40 high school students age 16 or older from throughout the state. The Academy is provided at no cost to the participants and is made possible through partnerships with community businesses, organizations and the Colorado State Patrol.
Interested persons may obtain additional information by contacting the Colorado State Patrol at 970-522-4696 or online at http://goo.gl/gbjtq.
Application deadline is Friday, March 8.
Holyoke Enterprise January 31, 2013