Citizens Police Academy Registration Now Open

The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office (OCSO) has announced that registration is now open for the fall 2024 semester of the OCSO Citizens Police Academy. This 12-week program offers residents an in-depth look into various aspects of law enforcement, including civil processes, road patrol, criminal investigations, marine patrol, and more, according to the sheriff’s office. The academy will convene every Thursday from 6-9 p.m., running from September 5 to November 21. For more information, visit The registration deadline is August 23.