One of the most popular topics covered at the city's Public Safety Academy are the appearances of K9s and their handlers, including Officer Corey Salvo, shown here with Caine.
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Peabody brings back Public Safety Academy for kids

PEABODY — The Peabody Police and Fire departments, in partnership with the Recreation, Parks & Forestry Department, are bringing back a popular summer-youth series designed to give middle-school children an insider's view of what it's like to be a police officer and firefighter. 

The Public Safety Academy will be held in back-to-back weeks in August for children in grades 6-8. The academy was canceled the last two years due to the pandemic.

The first session, Crime Scene Investigation (CSI), will introduce teens to forensic science. 

"This is one of the programs we've done this in the past but haven't been…

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