Community Police Academy

In September 2013, The Modesto Police Department will be offering a Community Police Academy. The Academy will begin on September 18, 2013 and finish on November 6, 2013. (Class’s meet on Wednesdays)

Applications will be accepted until class is full or August 30, 2013. Applications can be picked up at the Police Department.

The Community Police Academy is a seven week long class, one night a week, for three hours each of those nights. The classes are held at the Modesto Police Department. No fee is charged to attend. Topics to be covered will include:

Role of American Police, Laws of Arrest, Spirit of Law/Letter of Law, Gang Awareness, Drug Awareness, Rules of Evidence, Media/Information Officer, Volunteers, Traffic Enforcement, Search and Seizure.

If you would like more information about the Community Police Academy please contact James Walsh at the Modesto Police Department, 600 10th Street, Modesto, or call 572-9873