Junior Academy Summer 2023

Cartoon drawing of one young female police officer and one young male police officer with a young police K-9 between them. Behind the officers and k-9 are a police car, Rouss City Hall, and Timbrook Public Safety Building

The Winchester Police Department will offer a Junior Academy for children ages 5-8 on Saturday, July 22, from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Timbrook Public Safety Center. An additional session will be held on September 30. Sessions will take children through age-appropriate activities that mimic police officers’ activities, including:

  • Obstacle course (training)
  • Tour of building
  • Dispatching a call and proper use of 911
  • Solving a crime (dusting-for-fingerprints activity)
  • Animal control (education and activity) 
  • Bike safety
  • Fingerprinting each child
  • And a visit from McGruff! 

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