The Citizen Police Academy Project

With the first Citizen Police Academies held in the UK in the 1970s, it is time for police forces in the UK to renew their commitment to their communities by resurrecting the Citizen Police Academy concept.

Introducing Citizen Police Academies

Bringing Citizen Police Academies Home

Find a Citizen Police Academy

Avon and Somerset Police
Avon and Somerset Police is inviting members of the public to join the Citizens’ Academy, a new and an innovative way to experience first-hand the day to day workings of the police. Find out more...
Warwickshire Police
Warwickshire Police is offering people in South Warwickshire an exciting opportunity to learn about and experience the day-to-day workings of their local police force as part of the Citizens' Academy. Find out more...

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[It] was a really uplifting experience, the participants got so much out of it and ... we are definitely getting huge benefits from this as well

Martin Jelley, Chief Constable, Warwickshire Police

In the past, citizens have simply seen a uniform, now they have an understanding about the person behind the badge.

National Citizens' Police Academy Association