Citizen's Police Academy

Shelby Twp Police Department typically presents the Citizens Police Academy in the fall. The Citizens Police Academy is an eight-week course designed to provide citizens with a first-hand look at the operations and inner workings of the police department.  articipants are instructed in basic police procedures and articipate in some of the same training officers receive. Tops include: Accidet investigations, detective bureau operations, emergency response, defense and arrest tactics, K-9 operations, narcotics investigations, OWI enforcement, evidence collection, and more. This program also provides the opportunity to ask squestions about police services and learn current policing trends. 

Watch this space for information about the next offering of the Citizens Police Academy. (cancelled 2020 and 2021 due to Covid-19 concerns).