Linn County Sheriff's Office Citizen's Academy starts March 2

Linn County Sheriff Tim Mueller is proud to announce the 27th class of the Linn County Sheriff's Office Citizen's Academy. Classes begin March 2 and conclude May 11, 2010.

Participants can look forward to over 30 hours of interesting training designed to provide awareness and understanding of sheriff's office procedures and conduct. The training is presented as lectures, demonstrations and hands-on experiences.

The academy is free of charge and open to any Linn County resident. Classes are held on Tuesday evenings from 6:00-9:00 p.m. at the Linn County Sheriff's Office, 1115 Jackson St. SE, Albany. Applications may be obtained at the Sheriff's office, by visiting the website at or by calling 541-259-6126/541-258-6940. Class size is limited so please return applications no later than 5:00 p.m. on February 26th.