Citizen Academy

18th Judicial District Attorney's Citizens Academy - Spring 2017

Please take a minute to replay of our Facebook Live broadcast of the Citizen Academy is posted to the office Facebook page

18th Judicial District Attorney George Brauchler is pleased to announce the dates for the 2017 Spring Citizens Academy. 

This free, six-week course will be on consecutive Wednesday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., April 12 through May 17. Classes will be in the 18th Judicial District Attorney’s Douglas County office located at 4000 Justice Way, Castle Rock, CO 80109.  The fall session will be held in the Arapahoe County office.

Each class will explore the role of various members of the office in different parts of the criminal justice system. The academy will give students an in-depth look at what happens on a case between the time of arrest and post-conviction.

Attendees will explore the different functions of the specialized units within the District Attorney’s Office, including but not limited to the Special Victims Unit, Economic Crimes Unit, Cold Case Unit, Crime Scene Investigations, County Court and Juvenile Justice. Students also will have the chance to learn the intricacies of a jury trial.

Twenty-five spaces are available; preference will be given to applicants who live in the 18th Judicial District and are first-time attendees. Participants must be at least 18 years old, complete an application and pass a criminal background check to be considered. Members of the media are welcome to apply.

The application can be found here:   2017 Spring Application Form

The deadline for applications is Friday, March 17, 2017.

Submit the completed application in one of the following ways:

* Via U.S. mail: Barbara Martin-Worley, Office of the District Attorney - 18th Judicial District, 4000 Justice Way, Ste. 2525-A, Castle Rock CO 80109

* Via email:

* Via fax: 720 733-4689.

Questions? Email Barbara Martin-Worley or call her at 720-874-8487.

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