St. Louis Citizens Police Academy

The next Citizen’s Academy Class begins Wednesday, September 7, 2016. Class meets on Wednesday nights from 6 – 9pm. The class has been shortened to 10 weeks due to holidays. This class will run September 7 – November 9, 2016 with Graduation to occur the following Wednesday, November 16, 2016. Participants are allowed to miss 2 classes during the program.


Interested in learning more about what police officers do everyday? The Citizens Academy offers an insider’s view into the day-to-day job of a St. Louis City Police Officer and is designed to further strengthen the bond between the department and the community. In addition to classroom instruction, participants also visit with police canines, interact with the department’s bomb and arson robot, tour the 911 center and even use driving and shooting simulators.

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