Citizen Police Academy

Come and learn the duties and responsibilities of law enforcement officers.

Feb 26 - April 15, 2020
Wednesdays, 4 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.


The academy will cover topics related to patrol procedures, evidence collection, Taser operation, search and seizure, drug investigations, DUI, traffic enforcement, Connecticut laws, firearms simulator, and a presentation from the bomb squad. Participants will also have the opportunity for role playing and a ride along with police officers.

The academy is being offered at no cost to participate and is open to students, faculty, and staff members of the Southern community.

To apply, please download the application and bring it to the University Police department.


Download Application


Southern Police Community Outreach
(203) 392-6335