Tuesday, January 6, 2009
CAREER IN LAW ENFORCEMENT EXPO
Please join us for another Grand Rapids Police Department first. Approaching fast on the heels of the first annual Grand Rapids Police Department Open House is the Career in Law Enforcement Expo, being held on Saturday, January 10, 2009. The Expo is the second part of a double pronged, long-term strategy to get interested candidates in the doors of the Grand Rapids Police Department. The Expo is designed for individuals who are not certified and who have a desire to find out more about what it takes to become a Law Enforcement Officer.
The GRPD will be partnering with Grand Rapids Community College's (GRCC) Criminal Justice Program. GRCC Police Academy Director Jodi Richhart will be on staff to field questions regarding academic requirements, as well as the application and selection process for acceptance into the Academy.
The Career in Law Enforcement Expo will take place on Saturday, January 10, 2009 at the follwing times/locations:
10:00am to 12:00pm at the Steil Center, 235 Straight Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503.
1:00pm to 3:00pm at the Seidman Center, 139 Crofton St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49507.
4:00pm to 6:00pm at the Hispanic Center, 1204 Grandville Ave SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503.
The Grand Rapids Police Department believes that by utilizing its best resource, the citizens of Grand Rapids, the rewards to the Department, and to the city as a whole, will be endless.