Citizens' Police Academy

CPA 2023

This program is designed to offer citizens an explanation on how the police department functions and operates on a daily basis. The academy will cover areas such as:

  • Department Organization
  • Use of Force
  • Patrol Operations
  • Community Programs
  • Traffic Enforcement/Accident Investigation and DUI
  • Criminal Investigations Division
  • Firearms
  • Communications

Students will be able to participate in practical exercises, which include traffic stops, building searches, firearms familiarization, as well as other topics.


Apply online HERE
Class size is limited to 16 Participants.
For more information, contact C.O.P.S. Officer, Herb Rosa at

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