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The Fairview Heights Police Department offers many programs throughout the year for citizens of all ages.

 

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R.A.D.

R.A.D., short for Rape Aggression Defense System is a free class offered to all women over the age of 14. The four-week training focuses on education and awareness and empowers women to say NO, defend themselves, and prepare for “real world” encounters. This internationally recognized program has a lifetime return and practice policy. Three instructors, Officer Alicia Compton, Officer Tony Flinn and Executive Assistant Amber Hopkins have taught over 90 women how to defend themselves in the short time this program has been offered. Classes are held several times a year.

April 30th, May 7th, May 14th, & May 21st

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Stop the Bleed

Stop the Bleed was added to our free classes for citizens in 2018. The initiative was created by the American College of Surgeons to teach bleeding control. The theory is to teach non-medical personnel how to properly pack wounds and use tourniquets in case of an active shooter or other mass casualty event. We currently have two instructors, Officer Jon Friederich and Officer Alicia Compton, who provide the proper techniques to save lives during this two hour course. The classes are held at various times throughout the year and all participants are given a free tourniquet to take home.

June 13th, 2019

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Citizens’ Academy

The Citizens Police Academy hosted its 7th session of this 10-week academy this past fall. The citizens meet one night per week for 10 weeks to learn more about policing in Fairview Heights. Activities include crime scene processing, police and county jail tours, drug enforcement, canine demonstrations, shooting at the police range and simulator, conduct mock vehicle stops and much more! The academy is co-coordinated by Officers Jon Friederich and Ryan Weisenborn, as well as Executive Assistant Amber Hopkins. This academy is a requirement to start volunteering with the Fairview Heights Police Department.

This free program is very popular and fills up quickly, as space is limited. Preference goes to Fairview Heights residents, but all are welcome to apply!

Fill out the form to sign up today!

Senior Academy

The Senior Citizens’ Academy celebrated its 26th year in 2018. This program meets in the early fall, one afternoon a week over six weeks to provide seniors with crime and safety information pertinent to their needs and interests. This is a very popular program for our seniors! The program is led by Officer Jeff Hinson, a 15 year veteran of our department.

Fill out the form to sign up today!