Citizen police academy to be held in Wood Co.


BOWLING GREEN — Civilians will have the chance this fall to enroll in a Citizen’s Police Academy, a program organized by the Wood County Sheriff’s Office.

From Sept. 12 to Nov. 14, classes will be held at the sheriff’s office every Thursday evening from 6 to 9 p.m.

Students will learn about the duties of the sheriff's office and the operations. Other Wood County and state agencies involved in crime prevention will make an appearance.

Class size is limited. To reserve space, call Deputy Jill Holland by Aug. 29 at 419-354-9088 or visit for more information.