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Citizen Academy

18th Judicial District Attorney's Citizens Academy - Fall 2017

District Attorney George Brauchler addresses the first night of Citizens Academy. His presentation to the Spring 2017 class in Castle Rock is archived on our Facebook page.

https://www.facebook.com/coda18/posts/1712114422139747

18th Judicial District Attorney George Brauchler is pleased to announce the dates for the 2017 Fall Citizens Academy. 

This free, seven-week course will be on consecutive Wednesday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Sept. 20 through Nov. 1. Classes will be in the 18th Judicial District Attorney’s Arapahoe County office located at 6450 S. Revere Parkway in Centennial.  The spring session will be held in the Douglas County office.

Each class will explore the role of various members of the office in different parts of the criminal justice system. The academy will give students an in-depth look at what happens on a case between the time of arrest and post-conviction.

Attendees will explore the different functions of the specialized units within the District Attorney’s Office, including but not limited to the Special Victims Unit, Economic Crimes Unit, Cold Case Unit, Crime Scene Investigations, County Court and Juvenile Justice. Students also will have the chance to learn the intricacies of a jury trial.

Space in the class is limitied; preference will be given to applicants who live in the 18th Judicial District and are first-time attendees. Participants must be at least 18 years old, complete an application and pass a criminal background check to be considered. Members of the media an family of district employees are welcome to apply.

The application can be found here:   2017 Fall Application Form

The deadline for applications is Friday, Aug. 25, 2017.

Submit the completed application in one of the following ways:

* Via U.S. mail: Mayra Navarro, Office of the District Attorney - 18th Judicial District, 6450 S. Revere Parkway, Centennial CO 80112

* Via email: mnavarro@da18.state.co.us

* Via fax: 720 874-8790.

Questions? Email Mayra Navarro or call her at 720-874-8555.

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