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Citizen’s Police Academy raises money for DPD in raffle

Published 2:25pm Thursday, December 12, 2013

Each year, the Demopolis Citizen’s Police Academy Alumni Association raffles off items during Christmas on the River to raise money for the Demopolis Police Department.

This year, Dexter Boston won a 32-inch TV with a DVD player. The television was donated by Radio Shack and Collins Communications.

Dexter Boston won a 32-inch TV with a DVD player in the Demopolis Citizen's Police Academy Alumni Association COTR raffle.
Dexter Boston won a 32-inch TV with a DVD player in the Demopolis Citizen’s Police Academy Alumni Association COTR raffle. The TV was donated by Radio Shack and Collins Communications.

The raffle raised $728 this year at $1 per ticket, and a check will be presented to DPD Chief Tommie Reese next week.

Last year, the DCPAAA presented $1,000 to the police department, which Reese used to purchase a projector and projector screed for the training room that is used for different purposes.

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