2015 Summer Youth Police Academy

-A +A


2015 Summer Youth Police Academy

Applications are to be submitted by Friday May 29th, 2015.

New York City residents, attending school, between the ages of 10 and 16 are eligible to attend.

The Youth Police Academy will provide those participating in the program with lunch and uniform shirts. The Youth Police Academy is a six (6) week program that will hold sessions five (5) days a week.

The Academy will open at 8:30 am in the morning and dismissal will be 2:00 pm in the afternoon. Students will attend classroom sessions with lectures, role-plays and topical demonstrations by police officers in the areas of law, behavioral science, drug prevention and gang resistance.

Field trips to a Police Department facility or a City park are also part of the curriculum. Transportation to and from the field trips will be provided. Each site is accessible by public transportation.

The goals of the academy are: To enhance responsible citizenship.

To provide positive interaction with police officers and to educate young people about the challenges and responsibility of police work.

To encourage young people to take part in other youth programs offered by the Police Department such as: the Law Enforcement Explorers, Police Cadet Corps and the Police Athletic League.

The program is an unique experience for city youth to steer away from negative roads, especially in the hot summers months when school is out, and on to positively proactive and constructively paths.

Attached is a copy of the 2015 Youth Police Academy (YPA) application and a link below containing the application.

For more information Click here   Short Video regarding the AcademyThere are other programs available such as Explorer


Also Check Out...

Sharpton To Deliver Eulogy For Irvo Otieno
Sharpton To Deliver Eulogy For
four officers involved in the arrest that left Randy Cox paralyzed.
Randy Cox Case: Crump Responds To
Six additional members and affiliates of the Oath Keepers were found guilty in the District of Columbi
6 Oath Keepers Found Guilty On
Chicago mayoral election\Brandon Johnson\Paul Vallas
Chicago Mayoral Election: Vallas,
Peace Corps and Bennett College will co-host a day-long hybrid thought leader forum focused on gender equity
Bennett College, Peace Corps,
The UK Black Business Entrepreneurs Conference (BBEC23) - brings together top retailers for Meet the Buyer Pitch for Success
UK Black Business Conference