The 22nd Session of the Newton Citizens Police Academy is scheduled to begin on September 18th. The 10 week course meets every Tuesday night from 6-9PM and citizens are provided a first-hand opportunity to learn about police operations and procedures. Citizens participate in mock vehicle pursuits, tactical team operations, drunk driving investigations, crime scene investigations, firearms training and many more topics. The program has been in existence for nearly 25 years and is a great opportunity for citizens to learn more about policing in Newton. Applications are being accepted now.