Benton County Sheriff Steve Keane will preside over a ceremony Tuesday night honoring 35 graduates of the first Citizens Academy.
The graduates have been in a six-week course that includes training in marine patrol, SWAT, patrol procedures and gang awareness. They also received training from the corrections division of the sheriff's office.
The graduation will be held at the Benton County Justice Center in courtroom B starting at 6 p.m.
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