The Student Police Academy is a semester-long elective course offered at Grants Pass High School to Junior and Senior students. Officers, Dispatchers, and Supervisors come into the classroom and teach the students a wide variety of topics in an effort to enlighten and educate the students on the intricacies of working in the Police realm.
The classes last 45 minutes each and are offered every school day for 18 weeks. The topics taught include, but are not limited to:
Arrest and patrol procedures
Criminal and narcotics investigations and crime scene processing