Citizens' Police Academy

If you have ever wanted to get an extended look at what law enforcement is really like, consider attending the Danville Citizen's Police Academy. There are typically two academies per year.  Classes are currently being held virtually on Wednesday evenings from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. for 7 consecutive weeks with a possible in-person Saturday session.  Sessions may include the following topics: 

  • Patrol Procedures
  • Traffic Enforcement
  • Impaired Driving
  • Investigations
  • Crime Scene Processing
  • Crime Prevention 
  • Criminal Prosecution 
  • Driving Instruction

The fall session starts October 20th and we are currently accepting applications. The applications can be found below.


Apply for the Next Citizens' Academy

Chief Allan Shields sitting at a table leading a discussion with a room for of Citizen's Academy
Female Officer showing a citizen the K-9 SUV
E-mail your completed application to:
  1. Travis Wrangham

    Sergeant