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Posted on: June 1, 2023

[ARCHIVED] The 2023 Citizen's Police Academy is Now Accepting Applications!

people attend a class of the citizens police academy

The Grants Pass Police Department will be holding its 2nd annual Citizen's Police Academy (formerly Citizen's Public Safety Academy) beginning Tuesday, August 29th, 2023.  This 12-week academy is designed to educate the public about the Grants Pass Police Department and to involve citizens in an interactive opportunity to get to know the Officers on a more personal level.

Approximately 25 citizens will be allowed to attend.   This is on a first-come, first-served, basis... DON’T DELAY, GET YOUR APPLICATION TODAY!

The academy will provide instruction on department history, hiring process, community policing, a tour of the police department, criminal law, search and seizure, arrest procedures, ethics, Community Service Officers, gang and youth-related issues, patrol procedures, traffic enforcement, firearms, pursuits, high-risk car stops, defensive tactics, crime scene investigations, officer survival, crime prevention, drug and alcohol enforcement, dispatch, K-9, drones, crime scene processing, CERT, technical rescue, auxiliary volunteers, RADE, polygraph, negotiations, and SWAT team response.

For more information or to apply please visit: Citizen's Police Academy | Grants Pass, OR - Official Website (

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