Citizen's Police Academy

The NOPD Citizens Police Academy is an interactive learning experience that provides participants with an insiders’ perspective on the NOPD and the criminal justice system, in a fun and interactive setting. Participants get to learn more about community policing, patrol duties, new technology the NOPD is utilizing, specialized divisions and more. Applicants must be at least 21 years old.

The 2024 Citizens Police Academy is happening September 28, 2024 - Noember 9, 2024. The 7 week program will take place Saturdays from 10:00am - 1:00pm at various NOPD facilities. 

Our Policy

It is the policy of the New Orleans Police Department to provide equal opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual preference, age, or disability. Thank you for completing this application and for your interest in supporting the NOPD and Community.

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