- Police Department
- Youth Academy
YOUTH ACADEMY DATES WILL BE CHANGING, WE APOLOGIZE FOR THE INCONVENIENCE AND WILL KEEP THIS PAGE UPDATED.
About the AJPD Youth Academy
The Apache Junction Police Department Youth Academy is designed to build relationships between 6th, 7th, and 8th-grade kids and the Police Department. In addition, this program is to introduce children to what occurs at the AJPD on a daily basis. The program is $20 to ensure your spot, and all participants will receive a commemorative t-shirt and lunch each day.
What will be taught at the Academy?
- SWAT Demo
- K9- Demo
- Traffic accident investigation
- CSI Training
- Defensive tactics
- Tour of PD and Courts
- And much more!
NOTE - Children will not shoot firearms. Some physical and hands-on activities will be encouraged.
Apache Junction High School - Front Office for pick up and drop off
2525 S Ironwood Dr, Apache Junction, AZ 85120
The Academy is accepting applications from 6th, 7th, or 8th-grade children who reside in Apache Junction or attend a school within its city limits. While there is no academic requirement, students must exhibit good behavior at all times. It's important to note that this is not a boot camp or program for rebellious teens. Parents or guardians must provide a permission slip and waiver as part of the application packet; transportation to and from the school is their responsibility.
Space is limited!
How to Apply:
Click on the link below to fill out the Academy application:
Youth Academy Application Form
Thank you for your interest in the 2023 AJPD Youth Academy! If you have any questions or need further information, please get in touch with Corporal Harshman at firstname.lastname@example.org. We look forward to seeing your child at the end of May!