The Hamilton Police Department graduated its sixth Citizens Police Academy class on Tuesday night.
The accompanying photos show the graduation ceremony, which was held at Hamilton-Wenham Regional Library on Nov. 22. It concluded after 10 weeks that included classes that familiarized citizens with the operation and functions of the Hamilton Police Department, Communications Center and Fire Department.
Classes covered various topics such as criminal law, patrol procedures, evidence collection, domestic violence, motor vehicle enforcement, court procedures and use of force. Participants also took part in a two hour police ride along and a tour of the Middleton jail.