Starting today on January 4, 2018 the Lawton Police Department Citizen Police Academy is designed to give the public an overview of the police department. The purpose is to create better police-community relations through awareness and training. The CPA will provide the citizen with essential information to help with the understanding of various legal issues, personnel staffing and departmental procedure that police officers face on a daily basis. It starts today at 6:00 pm and will end on March 22, 2018 at 9:00 pm. This event will be held at Police Training Building and the address is 4500 sw lee blvd building 900.