It was graduation day for the La Crosse Citizen's
22 residents went through the 8-week course,,, which
taught them about what it means to be a La Crosse
The class learned everything from cadet training.
drug enforcement and homicide cases.
They also got to drive a squad car.
and fire an officers weapon on the firing range.
The department held the academy to give residents
a better understanding of why they do what they do.