Teen Citizen Police Academy (TCPA)

Applications are available for the upcoming Teen Citizens Police Academy (TCPA) class. The class will start on July 23 through July 27, 2018 (Monday to Friday). Classes are from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Candidates must be in the 7th grade through Senior in High School.

The TCPA is a one week program that covers Police/Teen specific subject matter, such as:

  • 911 operations
  • BOMB Squad
  • Crime scene 
  • The Explorer Program
  • Jail
  • K-9 
  • School violence/bullying
  • TACT team
  • Traffic crashes 
  • Use of force 
  • More!


The class is free of charge, and you can complete the online application, or pick up and drop off your application at Police Headquarters at 135 Commerce Street marked attention Sgt Melissa Spielhagen.

Unfortunately the class will be limited to the first 30 eligible applicants. If you have any questions please email Gregory Granderson.