Township Police Department to Host First-Ever Citizen’s Police Academy

Township Police Department to Host First-Ever Citizen’s Police Academy

Township Police Department to Host First-Ever Citizen’s Police Academy
Posted on 06/17/2021
Township Police Department to Host First-Ever Citizen’s Police AcademyNorthville Township Police Department is offering its first-ever Citizen’s Police Academy for Township residents ages 18 and older. It’s on Thursday evenings Aug. 19-Sept. 23 from 6-9 pm. The application deadline is June 30. 

This is your chance to wear the many hats of a police officer. You’ll work with a crime analyst and evidence technicians, getting the opportunity to lift fingerprints to simulate evidence collection. You’ll head to the firearms range to explore weapons. You’ll learn how to use a laser radar gun to clock a motorist’s speed. You’ll also experience life as a dispatch officer, ordinance enforcer and study the cruisers, motorcycles and bikes officers use, and more.

This hands-on experience will enlighten you about what police officers do to keep our community safe.

The program is free.

For an application, click here. To fill out the required waiver, click here