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Do you know how your Sheriff's Office Works?

Join the Citizen’s Academy to get the inside scoop and learn about the daily operations of the Buncombe County Sheriff's Office. Each topic is presented by staff members.

The academy is Tuesday evenings, March 15 - May 31 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Classes are held at the Buncombe County Emergency Services Training Facility at 20 Canoe Lane in Woodfin. Please make certain you are available to commit to an 11-week program.

Space is limited to the first 25 Buncombe County residents who are approved to attend, so don’t delay – class will fill up quickly! Application deadline is Friday, February 26, 2016.

Buncombe County residents at least 18 years of age who wish to attend need to complete the application and release forms.

Click here for an online application.

For more information, please contact Sgt. Kim Mull, Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office Crime Prevention Unit at 250-4427 or