This 3.5-hour program provides youth ages 7 to 18 with a close-up look at Law Enforcement and tools of the trade. The Academy will be held at the Frederick Police Department's Training Facility located off of Linganore Road. There is no cost for this program. Pre-registration is required and class size is limited.
What It's like to be a Police Officer
Youth will have the opportunity to learn what it is like to be a police officer by:
Dust for Fingerprints
Having a Chance to See Departmental Equipment
Learning About Stranger Danger
Participating in Scenarios
Receive Information on Departmental Programs
Watch a K-9 Demonstration
All attendees will also have the chance to attempt the departmental entry-level physical agility course (weather permitting).
There is no cost for this program. For more information please email Michele Bowman, Public Information / Community Outreach Coordinator or call 301-600-2091.