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Citizen's Police Academy Applications Open

Citizen's Police Academy Applications Open

The Allentown Police Department is proud to announce that the application process for the 2018 Citizens Police Academy is open and will be accepted until 3:00pm on Friday, March 30. Our Citizen Academy will run from April 24 to June 28, 2018. The classes will be held at the Allentown Police Academy, 2110 Park Drive, Allentown, PA 18103, Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6:00pm to 9:00pm.

Topics to be Covered include:

Community Oriented Policing Crime Scene Processing
K9 Demonstration Vice & Intelligence Search & Seizure
Youth Division Firearms & Firearms safety
School Resources Officers Emergency Vehicle Operation
Defensive Tactics – Use of Force Gang Unit
Traffic – Vehicle Stops, DUI Arrests Lehigh County Coroner
Criminal Investigations Crime Analysis
Regional Intelligence & Investigation Center Computer Crime Lab

• Applications and information are available at:

• For questions contact Sergeant Jim Gress at 610-437-7767 or

Class will be limited to 35 students. Allentown residents and Crime Watch group members will be given priority.


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