Junior Police Academy

What is the Junior Police Academy?

The objective is a week of education and fun through a police academy format. The curriculum will include various presentations from guest law enforcement agencies, field trips, hands-on activities and physical training to give the recruits an idea of what is involved in becoming a Police Officer. 

Who can attend?

All applicants must be Livingston residents who are entering sixth, seventh or eighth grade in the fall of 2024.

Is there a cost?

There will be a fee of $100 per attendee.

When is the Junior Police Academy?

The academy will be held from July 8 through July 12, 2024 from 7:45 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

How can I apply?

Applications will be accepted from March 1 until April 30. The class will be limited to 60 students, so register early. You can complete the application and print it online. Once completed, the application must be submitted via email to jklapal@livingstonnj.org. Please do not submit any applications outside of the above dates.

What if I have questions?

Please see the application for the answers to many questions. If your question is not answered by the FAQ, please contact Officer Joy Klapal at jklapal@livingstonnj.org or (973) 992-3000 extension #3229.

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