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Free Citizen’s Police Academy
The Richmond Police Department (RPD) will host the 17th Citizens Police Academy, April 22nd – May 22nd, on Tuesday and Thursday evenings, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

This FREE, 5 week Academy introduces citizens to the RPD, improves relationships within the community, develops stronger community-minded advocates and promotes safety in the community.

The Academy is for those citizens and students who are interested in learning about Richmond Police community policing strategies and law enforcement-related topics. Class topics will range from the Department’s organizational structure to forensics, criminal investigation, narcotics and firearms. Applications must be at least 18 years old with no felony convictions, live and/or work in the City of Richmond, complete an application for admission and background check. Deadline to Apply: Friday, April 18, 2014

Interested persons should complete the attached application and return via email: fax: 804-646-4299 or mail: CYIS Unit, Room 421, Attention: 17th Citizens Police Academy, 200 W. Grace St, Richmond, VA 23220