The 2103 Upper St. Clair Citizens' Police Academy, which starts on Oct. 8 and lasts until Nov. 12, is a free-to-enroll course that teaches local residents about citizens' rights, criminal investigations, the U.S. Constitution and many other topics.
In order to attend the academy, you must submit an application by Oct. 1. You can mail or deliver that application to the Upper St. Clair Township Police Department at 1820 McLaughlin Run Rd., Upper St. Clair, PA 15241.
The academy's classes are conducted at the USC police headquarters once per week. The course syllabus includes instruction and scenario-based training.