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West Allis Police Department Citizen Police Academy (PD-CPA)

Full Description

What is the Citizen Police Academy?

The Citizen Police Academy is a ten week informative overview of the West Allis Police Department’s operations designed to provide the citizens of West Allis a first hand look. Classes will be held on Tuesdays beginning March 13th through May 22nd (No class April 3rd) from 6:00 to 9:00 pm at the West Allis Police Department, 11301 W Lincoln Ave. Each week’s topic will provide an insight into the West Allis Police Department. Participants are also provided with the opportunity to ask experienced officers questions about police services.

Participants will be instructed in current issues facing law enforcement and will also be exposed to techniques that officers use on a daily basis in managing resistance and aggression of citizens. Presentations will be provided by front–line personnel such as Patrol Officers, Traffic Investigators, K-9 Handlers, and members of SWAT. Participants will also have the opportunity to fire a handgun on our range.

Academy Topics
  • Station Tour
  • Overview of Patrol & Communications
  • Use of Force & Critical Incidents
  • ECD Deployment
  • Overview of SWAT  & Detective Units
  • Traffic Stop Demonstrations
  • Squad Car Technology & Equipment
  • Traffic Accident Reconstruction & OWI Enforcement
  • Firearms Training System & Exercises
  • K-9 Demonstrations
  • Special Investigations Unit
  • Special Investigation Unit
  • Body Cameras

Individuals who apply for the Citizen Police Academy must be at least 18 years of age, live, work or own property in the City of West Allis, and will be subject to a background check. If you have any questions, please contact Deyana in the Community Services Unit at 414-302-8050.

Register online by clicking the 'Register'  button, or complete and return the paper application form to West Allis PD, Community Services Unit, 11301 W Lincoln Ave, West Allis, WI 53227.

Registration Deadline is February 12, 2018.

Open Sessions

  • Session Day(s) Times Location Age Participants
  • No sessions

Other Sessions

  • Session Day(s) Times Dates Location Age Participants
  • Tu 6:00 PM — 9:00 PM 3/13/2018 — 5/22/2018 Police Department 18 and over 21 / 24

    Registration for this session begins December 11, 2017 and ends February 19, 2018.