Now Accepting Applications for 2020

The Phoenix Police Department is now accepting applications for the Citizen Police Academy classes of 2018. The six week academy meets every Thursday from 5:30pm to 9:00pm at various police locations within the city.

The six week academy meets every Thursday from 5:30pm to 9:00pm at various police locations within the city.

Listen to presentations given by Homicide, Robbery, Drug  Enforcement, V.I.C.E. and more.  Visit the Training Academy and run live scenarios in our Tactical Village and experience DecisionMaking using our Ti Simulator as you face critical  decision making on shoot or don’t shoot scenarios.

Visit the Crime Lab and hear what happens at crime scenes.  Ever wonder what happens to the evidence?  Take a tour of our Property Bureau.  Get an in depth look at how our 9-1-1 Communications works.  If that isn’t enough, go hands on with our Special Assignments Unit (aka SWAT) and see the many tools they use to keep our citizens safe.  Meet our Dive Team and Bomb Squad!

Graduation will be at our Air Support  with a tour of the facility and a demonstration put on by our K-9 team.

Contact ppd.phoenixcitizenpoliceacademy@phoenix.gov for any questions or visiting our Academy Classes.

Article written by/or information provided by Alumni

Angelica Gutierrez