Sheriff Tom Spangler cordially invites members of our community to be a part of our family! The 2020 KCSO Citizens Academy will begin on Thursday, April 9, 2020 at 6 p.m. The Citizens Academy will take its recruits on a 10 week experience of a lifetime! Recruits will get to meet and train with some of Knox County’s finest officers! Train alongside these elite officers in a variety of posts: Aviation, Special Operations, Hazardous Devices, K-9’s, Driving Course, Corrections, Technology and Cyber, Forensics as well as learning tips and strategies to be safer in their daily lives! If you are interested in joining our Family of Blue, please contact us at CitizensAcademy@knoxsheriff.org for an Academy application or more information!