July 24, 2023 - July 28, 2023
476 Ocoee Commerce Pkwy
Ocoee, FL 34761
Annual Teen Citizen Police Academy
Monday, July 24, 2023
The Ocoee Police Department will be hosting its annual Teen Citizen Police Academy from July 24 to July 28 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Highpoint Church, 476 Ocoee Commerce Pkwy, Ocoee, FL 34761.
This free academy is designed with the intent of providing locals with a greater perspective, understanding, and awareness of the challenges and decisions law enforcement officers face on a daily basis while safeguarding the community.
The academy will cover several departments and topics including a tour of the Police Department, dispatch tour, Police equipment and handcuffing, firearms, SWAT, K9, narcotics, traffic division, school resource officers, and crime scene investigation.
The academy is open to teenagers between the ages of 13 and 18, must not have any felony or misdemeanor convictions, and must have transportation. Other restrictions may apply. Those who wish to participate in the Teen Citizen Police Academy must complete the registration form found here.
For more information, please contact Officer Andrea Sanders at (407) 554-7204 or through email at ASanders@ocoee.org.