CRESTVIEW — The Crestview Police Department is planning a new Citizens Safety Academy class.

Area residents age 16 and up can sign up for classes, which start Feb. 23 at the CPD, 201 Stillwell Blvd., Crestview.

On 10 consecutive Tuesday evenings, attendees will learn more about the department, police procedure, crime prevention and more.

Teachers are experienced police officers and public safety officials.

Visit to download an application or call 682-3544 to speak to a Community Services officer.