D e p a r t m e n t
Invites you to attend the
28th Citizen’s Police Academy
March 23rd thru June 8th 2017
Will meet on Thursdays 6:00pm – 9pm* @ Warwick Police HQ’s
2 weekend Meetings (off Site) in addition
(*subject to change)
The Citizens Police Academy is a free 12 week course
The course runs from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm for 12 consecutive Thursdays
The Academy provides a hands-on training program in a friendly atmosphere.
Topics include: Station tour, Patrol Operations, Use of Force, Legal Proceedings, DUI's and Drug Crimes, Accident Investigation, Evidence Processing, Arson Investigations, Mental Health, SWAT Demonstration, Basic Firearms, Emergency Vehicle Operations, Sex Offenses and Sex Offender Regulations, K-9 Demonstration, Explosive Ordincane Disposal, and Active Shooter Threats .
The course is open to all Warwick residents and city employee’s.
The course is run by the Police Department and closely follows the actual hands-on training Police officers undergo. All instructors in this program are Warwick Police Department employees. Our goal is to build a closer bond with our resident and business community. Once you have taken this course, you will have a different outlook on our services and the Warwick Police!
Requirements for Participants include:
Must be 18 years of age or older
Have no criminal history other than minor traffic violations (background checks will be performed)
Sign any liability waiver or agreements
Class size is limited to 30 participants
Applications can be dropped off or mailed into Warwick Police Department.
[PLEASE NOTE: Download or save our registration form from this website to your device, then fill out the required fields and email the completed application to Officer Maggiacomo at the email above; or you can print and mail to Warwick Police Department, Attn: Off Maggiacomo, 99 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Warwick, RI, 02886. Of course, a completed application can always be dropped off at the station in person]
The deadline for applications is: Thursday, March 9, 2017
*****You will be contacted upon your acceptance to the class*****