Auburn PD's Citizen's Police Academy

Auburn PD's Citizen's Police Academy

The Auburn Police Department's Citizen's Police Academy is now accepting applications for the 2022 session, which starts Aug. 2. Applications will be accepted until July 29. This is a free class and is limited to 25 students.

The Citizen's Police Academy is an interactive 10-week program that runs on Tuesday nights from 6:30 p.m. until 9 p.m. around August of every year.

Participants get a chance to interact with police department employees, everyone from the Chief of Police to detectives and even the beloved K-9.

Topics of discussion include, K-9 operations and narcotics, crime scene processing, traffic enforcement, shooting simulator, tour of the Gwinnett County Jail, SWAT, building clearing, domestic violence and gun range to name a few.

This is a fully hands-on learning experience. For questions, contact Sgt. Pharr at 404-606-5457.

Applications available online and paper applications are also available at the Auburn Police Department from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Must be 17 or older to attend and willing to submit to a background check.


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