What is Citizen's Police Academy?
Citizen's Police Academy is a free, six week interactive class where members of the public can get an inside look at the Wilmington Police Department. Attendees will learn about the different units, like SWAT, K-9 and crime prevention, that work together to help make WPD a success. The class meets Monday nights and participants are allowed two absences.
Want to apply?
To be eligible to participate, applicants must:
- be at least 18 years old.
- pass a thorough background check.
- submit a completed application with two references.
The application period is currently closed. This page will be updated with dates and other information when the next Citizen's Police Academy is scheduled.