The Anchorage Police Department is hosting its 4th Annual Youth Academy, June 5-8, 2017
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Students must pass a background check and (if under the age of 18) have parent/guardian permission to participate.  Students must provide their own transportation.  There is no fee to attend.  Application deadline is May 12, 2017.

APD YOUTH ACADEMY COURSES INCLUDE (but are not limited to):

  • Day in the Life of an Officer
  • School Resource Officer 101
  • Investigating a Serial Killer
  • Dangers of Driving Under the Influence
  • How to Speak Police Code/Dispatch Communications
  • SWAT and Less Lethal Tactics
  • Crime Scene Investigations
  • Investigations
  • K9 Demonstration
  • Cyber Crimes

Participants are required to attend all hours of classes. Upon completion of those hours, participants will receive a Certificate of Participation from the Anchorage Police Department. Participants must be able to have their own transportation to and from the academy. Participants are asked to dress in professional/business casual attire.

For more information on the APD Youth Academy “Pathway to Policing”, visit



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