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Renton Police Citizens Academy

Have you ever been interested in how the Police Department really works? Or wondered what it's like to be a Police Officer? How does Renton compare to CSI? Come and find out! Our Citizens Academy is designed to educate Renton residents and business merchants in how the Police Department operates. The Academy includes an optional ride-along with a patrol officer and a tours of the 9-1-1 dispatch center, SCORE (South Correctional Entity Police Department) and the Police Department. The 12-week academy meets once a week, from 6- 8:30 p.m. The next session of the Renton Police Department's Citizens Academy starts September 27, 2017. To apply, please fill out an application! For more information check out our brochure

Class topics may include:

  • Patrol Operations
  • Traffic Division
  • Use of Force
  • Hostage Negotiations
  • Narcotics Enforcement
  • Homicide Investigations
  • Crisis Communications
  • Domestic Violence
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Human Trafficking
  • Forensics
  • S.W.A.T.
  • K-9 Unit


Police Citizens Academy

Application Form

Citizen Academy Flyer

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