Frederick Police Offering the 2019 Youth Police Academy

Some spaces are still available. June 24th through 27th.


Frederick, MD  (RD)  – Youngsters can get an inside look at how law enforcement works at the Frederick Police Youth Police Academy. This 31/2 hour program provides young citizens, ages 7-18, with a close-up look at law enforcement and tools of the trade. Participants will have the opportunity to learn what it is like to be a police officer, by participating in scenarios, learning about stranger danger, internet safety, having a chance to see departmental equipment, watch a K-9 demonstration, dust for fingerprints, and receive information on departmental programs. All attendees will also have the chance to attempt the departmental entry-level physical agility course (weather permitting).

The Academy will be held at the Frederick Police Department’s Training Facility located off of Linganore Road. There is no cost for this program. Pre-registration is required since class size is limited.The Academy starts on June 24th -through the 27th. For youngsters ages 7-13 sessions are held June 24, 25 & 26 For teens ages 14-17 there is only one day, June 27th

There is no cost for this program. To download a registration form follow this link.