Teen Police Academy

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JUNE 10 - JUNE 14, 2019

Teen Police Academy Application

     The Palm Beach Police Department, in partnership with the Palm Beach Police Foundation, is offering a week-long Teen Police Academy program to children of Palm Beach residents, ages 11-14.

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When: The Teen Police Academy program is a one-week program, beginning Monday, June 10th through Friday, June 14, 2019.  Sessions run from 9:00am until 4:00pm. Participants are required to attend all five sessions.  Application must be received by Wednesday, May 8, 2019 by 5:00 p.m. to the Palm Beach Police Department, in order to be considered for participation in this years program.
Where:Palm Beach Police Department, 345 South County Road, Palm Beach
Who Can Apply: The Teen Police Academy is available for teens from 11-14 years of age who live in Palm Beach or attend school in town.  The program is free of charge and Academy shirts will be provided.
How to Apply:Student and his/her parent should fill out an application form from the Palm Beach Police Department by clicking here:  Teen Police Academy Application
What’s Included:There is no charge for this program. All lunches and transportation for field trips will be provided. A class shirt will also be provided.  Applicants must be prepared to attend all sessions and must have permission to take part in all scheduled activities.

  • Ride-Alongs in the official police boat
  • Tour of the Palm Beach County Jail 
  • Crime Scene Investigations
  • Drug Awareness
  • Firearms Safety
  • Water Rescue
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Use of Force
  • Social Media Concerns

A graduation ceremony will take place on Friday, June 14th at 4:15pm in Town Council Chambers.  Parents are invited and encouraged to attend.  Graduates of the Teen Police Academy become part of the Palm Beach Police Department family and will be invited to take part in activities with other Teen Academy Recruits throughout the year.

Teen Police Academy Flyer 2019                

FOR MORE INFORMATION:  CALL MICHAEL OGRODNICK @ (561) 227-6360 OR VIA EMAIL: mogrodnick@palmbeachpolice.com.

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