Youth Academy

About the Program

This free, week-long course is designed for students ages 14-18 who have an interest in the field of criminal justice. Taught by law enforcement personnel, the Youth Academy offers participants the opportunity to learn about specific elements of the law enforcement profession, such as:
  • Backgrounds and Recruiting
  • Bomb Squad Unit
  • Crime Prevention / Community Policing
  • Crime Scene Investigations
  • Gang Identification and Prevention
Participants also tour local law enforcement agency stations and participate in interactive and physical training exercises.

This year's Youth Academy will take place July 10-14, from 9:00 a.m. to noon.  
Registration is now available.  Class is limited to 20 students.  
Youth Academy Application
Parent Consent Form

Contact Us

For more information about the Youth Academy, please contact Crime Prevention Officer Christina Blaylock at 925-833-6690 or via email.
Youth Academy