Citizen's Academy



The Cherokee County Sheriff's Office first Citizen's Academy graduated October 28th, 2004 at the Cherokee County Law Enforcement Center. The graduates pictured above (left to right) are:


Front row: Leroy Joyce, Heather Jackson, and Heather Reimer

Back row: Beth Hatcher, Billy Hatcher, Jr., Chuck McCoy, Diane McCoy, Van "Turkey" Craig, Kelly Smoak, and William Jenkins


Through demonstrations, displays, and tours, the graduates learned what a Deputy Sheriff experiences while performing his or her duties in the community.


The graduates explored the functions and responsibilities of other divisions within the Sheriff's Office including, D.A.R.E., K-9, Training, Investigations, and Crime Scene Investigations.