220 Fourth Avenue South, Kent WA 98032 - (253) 856-5200


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What is the Community Police Academy

  • A program to develop lasting partnerships between citizens and the police department
  • Increased the public's knowledge about law enforcement
  • Provides hand-on experiences offering candid information about daily and specialized operations of the police department 

      Includes topics such as: 

  • Law enforcement overview
  • Hiring/Recruiting
  • Traffic enforcement
  • Evidence
  • Investigations
  • Narcotics/Gangs
  • And many more!
  • Optional tours of the Kent jail and Valley Communications Center (9-1-1) 

The fall session of the Community Police Academy started on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 and runs through Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Registration is now closed! 


Classes are held at the Kent Police/Fire Training Center, 24611 116 Ave SE, Kent, on Wednesdays from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. with optional Saturday classes.


For additional information, please contact us via email.