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Edison Junior Police Academy now Accepting Applications

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2014 Graduates of the Edison Junior Police Academy Credits: Edison Police Department
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EDISON, NJ - The Edison Police Department will be conducting their 17th Annual Junior Police Academy.  The academy is open to all Edison middle school students who are entering 6th, 7th, or 8th grade as of this coming September.

Activities to be held will include: DWI Education, K-9 demonstrations, Fire Demonstrations, Motor Vehicle Stops, Emergency Response Team, Anti-Drug Education, Drill & Ceremony, Sporting Activities, a NJSP Helicopter Landing and more.

Graduates of the academy will receive a diploma at the graduation which will be held at 1:00pm on each Friday in the Council Chambers of the Edison Municipal Complex, 100 Municipal Blvd. Edison, NJ, where family and friends are invited to attend.

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2014 Graduation Video Courtesy of Edison TV.

The academy will be held in two separate sessions: July 27-31 and August 3-7, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Woodrow Wilson Middle School, 50 Woodrow Wilson Dr. Edison, NJ.

Deadline for registration for the program is Friday, July 10, 2015. The class sizes are limited, students will be selected on a first come for served basis. The cost for the program is $100.00 (Non-Refundable) per week which must be payable to the Edison Municipal Alliance by either check or money order.

Any interested residents should contact Sgt. Robert Dudash Jr. of the Edison Police Community Services Unit at 732-248-6442, or via e-mail to rdudash@edisonpd.org. Also, to obtain an application, you can download a copy off the Edison Township Website at www.edisonnj.org

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