Junior Police Academy

What is the Junior Police Academy?

The objective is a week of education and fun through a police academy format. The curriculum will include various presentations from guest law enforcement agencies, field trips, hands-on activities and physical training to give the recruits an idea of what is involved in becoming a Police Officer. 

Who can attend?

All applicants must be Livingston residents who are entering sixth, seventh or eighth grade in the fall of 2021.

Is there a cost?

There will be a fee of $75 per attendee.

When is the Junior Police Academy?

The academy will be held from July 12 through July 16, 2021 from 7:45 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

How can I apply?

Applications will be accepted beginning March 22, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. with a deadline of April 16 at 3:00 p.m. The class will be limited to 75 students, so register early. The application will be available here beginning March 2, 2021. Once completed, the application must be submitted via email to jklapal@livingstonnj.org.

What if I have questions?

Please see the application for the answers to many questions. If your question is not answered by the FAQ, please contact Officer Ralph Kolbusz at rkolbusz@livingstonnj.org or (973) 992-3000 extension #3235.

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