Author: Community Service Officer Antonette Bullock
Date: August 03, 2017 9:21 AM

San Rafael Police Department Invites Applications for Citizen's Police Academy

San Rafael CA - The San Rafael Police Department Citizen’s Police Academy (CPA) is an exciting ten-week program hosted by the police department.  This hands-on, interactive, behind-the-scenes program is offered free-of-charge and is taught by experienced police department employees who share their unique perspective on law enforcement.  The classes will be held every Wednesday night starting September 27, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The CPA will conclude on November 29th, 2017 with a graduation ceremony. The classes will be held at the San Rafael City Council Chambers at 1400 Fifth Avenue, San Rafael. The class size will be limited to approximately 30 participants.

Topics covered will include: crime scene investigations, narcotics, traffic investigations, DUI enforcement, vehicle stops, SWAT operations, hostage negotiations, use of force tactics, and an introduction to the K9 unit. There will be an opportunity to a ride-a-long with police officers in the field, as well as the department’s patrol boat.  The department also hosts an optional class at a local shooting range.

Please enter the following link in your web browser for printable and online applications, as well as additional information:

Applications must be received by September 13th 2017, and seats fill up quickly. If you have any questions, please contact Community Service Officer Antonette Bullock at 415-485-3114.

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Last Modified: August 03, 2017 12:22 EDT (by Holm)

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