Citizen's Police Academy
City of Roseville Police Department
Reminder: The deadline to register for the Citizen Police Academy is February 22.
March 7– 17 • Mon, Tues, Wed, & Thurs
New Time: 9:30am - 12:00pm at Roseville Police Department
The Citizen Police Awareness Academy provides community members with an inside look at local law enforcement. During the academy, students will be introduced to Community Oriented Policing and Problem Solving, K-9 Unit, Investigation’s Unit, Records Division, Search/Seizure, Gangs, Narcotics and a tour of the Roseville Police Department.
This eight-day academy is designed to give citizens an overview of the Police Department’s policies and procedures as well as to get them involved in the community. Academy classes are taught by police personnel. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet with the Chief of Police and staff members. The Roseville Police Department hopes to instill a greater awareness and understanding of law enforcement’s role in the community, through the education provided by the Citizen Police Academy, as well as provide a great resource for volunteers.
The Citizen academy is a required course in becoming a volunteer. The Roseville Police Department offers a wide variety of volunteer opportunities.
The Roseville Citizen Police Awareness Academy is offered bi‐annually; it consists of eight sessions. (Participants are required to attend all eight sessions.) Classes are held at the Roseville Police Department.
Potential candidates for the Citizen Police Awareness Academy must meet the following criteria:
- Minimum age of 18 years
- Live or work in the Roseville area
Citizen Academy participants are selected by the Chief of Police or his designee. Applications are available online. Once selected, candidates will be notified by mail. Enrollment is limited to approximately fifty (50) participants per academy.
To register visit the Police Department website at www.Roseville.ca.us. (Select Community Services from left menu bar.)
Any questions please call 774-5050 or e-mail PDCommunityServices@Roseville.ca.us.