DAVIS COUNTY CITIZENS POLICE ACADEMY

CPA INFORMATION

Class Topics

Experienced police officers and instructors present briefings, demonstrations, and discussions about police operations with class participants. Class topics covered during class include: over-views of our department structures and hands on workshops in the following areas:
  • Accident Investigation
  • Crime Prevention
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Crisis Negotiations
  • K-9 Unit
  • Homicide
  • Police Dispatch
  • Special Weapons and Tactics
  • Fraud
  • Forgery
  • Gangs
  • Firearms
  • Jail Tours
  • Felony Stops

On-site Tours
Class members attend tours of:

  • Woods Cross Police Department
  • North Salt Lake Police Department
  • Bountiful Police Department
  • West Bountiful Police Department
  • Centerville Police Department
  • Farmington Police Department
  • South Davis Metro Fire Station
  • Davis County Sheriffs Office
  • Kaysville Police Department
  • Utah Highway Patrol

Qualification

  • Admission to the program is open to anyone 18 years of age or older, who has a good standing in the community, and is a current resident or business owner in Davis County.

Applying

  • All participants must submit an application prior to being considered for the academy. Due to enthusiastic citizen response, applicants are encouraged to apply early. Applications are available online, or may be obtained through the program coordinator at the number listed.

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