Junior Police Academy

Deerfield Police Department Junior Police Academy

Engaging and Educating Youth

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.

Subjects Covered

Several topics will be covered in the class including:

o Physical Fitness

o Station Tour

o Evidence Collection

o Fire Safety

o Bike Safety

And more


Registration is now closed. Contact Sergeant Brad Tokarz with questions or for more information.