Want to know more about the Grand Rapids Police Department (GRPD)? Want an inside look at aspects of law enforcement most have never seen? Join the Citizen Police Academy.
Students get first-hand exposure to the police department, personnel, and equipment. They're able to put themselves in officers' shoes in the weekly classes.
You can apply for the Citizen Police Academy online. We'll tell you everything you need to know to get into the academy. We accept applications throughout the year, but keep in mind that Citizen Police Academy begins in the fall.
Apply for the Citizen Police Academy