Registration open for Huntley's Citizen Police Academy

The Huntley police are accepting applications for its upcoming Citizen Police Academy, a 10-week program beginning in March for residents interested in learning more about the department.

The academy is free to any Huntley resident older than 18. Applicants will have to undergo a background check.

The deadline to apply is Friday, March 1.

The academy involves a series of discussions between police and citizens about the law and the department's enforcement efforts.

The academy meets from 7 to 9 p.m. every Wednesday night, beginning on March 20 at the Huntley police department, 10911 Main St. The academy's last meeting is May 22.

Applications for the academy are available at the department or can be downloaded online at

For more information, contact Sgt. Marak, (847) 515-5409.

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