The first ever Deerfield Police Department Junior Police Academy is a one-week program designed to build a bond of trust and friendship between the police department and youth in our community. Participants will be exposed to a variety of law enforcement topics. Graduates will receive a Junior Police Academy T-shirt!
Summer 2023 Sessions
There are two sessions that both run Monday-Friday, August 7-11, 2023 at the Deerfield Police Department. There are only 40 spots available; 20 spots from 9am-12pm and 20 spots from 1pm-4pm.
The Academy is FREE to attend!
Who Can Attend
Applicants must live in Deerfield and be 10-13 years old at the time of the Academy. The Deerfield Police Department reserves the right to deny enrollment for any reason.
Several topics will be covered in the class including:
o Physical Fitness
o Station Tour
o Evidence Collection
o Fire Safety
o Bike Safety
Registration is now closed. Contact Sergeant Brad Tokarz with questions or for more information.