2020 Academy Overview
We are pleased to announce the Coral Springs Police Department 40th Citizens Police Academy will begin on Thursday, April 16th, 2020. The Citizens Police Academy is a 14-week program consisting of one class a week on Thursday evenings from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. At the Coral Springs Police Department, 2801 Coral Springs Drive. The classes cover topics such as Road Patrol Operations, K9, Special Investigations, Communications, and SWAT. There will also be multiple opportunities for hands-on learning through equipment demonstrations, practical scenarios, and ride-a-longs with patrol officers.
The Citizens Police Academy is free to the public and all applicants must be at least 18 years of age with no felony convictions and are subject to a background check. Selection preferences will be given to Coral Springs residents and those who work or own a business within the City, however everyone is encouraged to apply. Coral Springs Police Department encourages all applicants to be able to commit to the full 14 weeks to get the most out of the program. Graduates of the Citizens Police Academy are eligible to become a Community Assisted Patrol Volunteer or join the Alumni Association for continued learning opportunities and involvement with the Coral Springs Police Department.
The deadline to turn in a completed application is March 20, 2020.
|Coral Springs Police Department
Attn: Citizens Police Academy
2801 Coral Springs Drive
Coral Springs, FL 33065
Any questions about the Citizens Police Academy can be directed to Dakota Bilbao 954-346-1746 | DBilbao@coralsprings.org.