Pima Community College Law Enforcement Academy (PCCLEA) ‘Operation Care Bear’ Toy Donation to Diamond Children’s at University Medical Center

Monday, May 30, 2011 - 2:00am
TUCSON, Ariz.— The Pima Community College Law Enforcement Academy (PCCLEA) is giving back to the community through its project, “Operation Care Bear.” PCCLEA students will donate new stuffed animals to the hospitalized children at Diamond Children's at University Medical Center on Monday, May 30, at 2 p.m. 
 
PCCLEA is the first state-certified, community-college-based law enforcement academy offered in the Tucson area. It is a self-paid, part-time academy that encompasses approximately 600 hours of training over a 10-month period. Agencies such as the Tucson, Marana and Oro Valley police departments, the Arizona Department of Public Safety and the Arizona Department of Transportation recruit from graduating cadets. 
 
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About Diamond Children’s at University Medical Center: Diamond Children’s unites the exceptional pediatric resources of the University of Arizona Steele Children's Research Center and University Medical Center to provide advanced health care for our children and their families. It is a bright, healing environment where families are at home and children feel safe while receiving the advanced medical care they need.