PLEASANTON -- High school students in this city can apply for Pleasanton's annual Teen Police Academy, a free series of classes taught by police officers about law enforcement procedures.
July 10 is the first of nine afternoon classes scheduled over three weeks. Applications and information can be obtained by visiting www.pleasantonpd.org, calling academy coordinator Shannon Revel-Whitaker at 925-931-5240, or coming to the front counter of the police department at 4833 Bernal Ave.
Classes are generally held from 2 to 5 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, and cover topics from evidence collection to SWAT patrols.
Contact Denis Cuff at 925-943-8267. Follow him at Twitter.com/deniscuff.