Community Police Academy Schedule

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A completed application and all required supplemental documents (e.g., A paragraph "why you want to participate in this training program") must be submitted before the application deadline.

The schedule below is for registered students of the Community Police Academy only*


Hours: 6:30pm-9:00pm

Week 1: 6:30pm-9:00pm, Introduction & Community Policing

Week 2: 6:30pm-9:00pm, D.E.M. Communications

Week 3: 6:30pm-9:00pm, Bias Training

Week 4: 6:30pm-9:00pm, Crisis Intervention Team

Week 5: 6:30pm-9:00pm, Force Options/Simulator

Week 6: **8:00am-5:00pm**, ALERT Seminar (Traffic Mgmt/K9 Operations/Patrol Vehicle Orientation)

Week 7: 6:30pm-9:00pm, Officer Involved Shootings

Week 8: 6:30pm-9:00pm, Ride-Along Week (Various Stations)

Week 9: 6:30pm-9:00pm, S.W.A.T. Demonstration

Week 10: 6:30pm-9:00pm, Chief Roundtable/ALERT & Community Presentations /Graduation

*topics are subject to change