BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – If you’ve ever wanted to learn more about how local police officers carry out their responsibilities on a daily basis, you might consider joining the Baton Rouge Police Department’s (BRPD) upcoming Citizens Academy.

This program is a series of classes for locals who want to learn about BRPD’s daily operations in regards to crime prevention, investigations, and police ethics.

Participants will also receive training related to public safety and much more.

The next course begins Tuesday, September 20 and interested individuals can find out more by emailing