Union City Police Department

Citizens Police Academy

Adult & Senior Adult Classes conducted!

The Citizens Police Academy is a nine session course.

The course covers a variety of police functions allowing the average citizens to walk a mile in the officers shoes.

Course Contents:

Week One

Welcome & Introductions
Department Mission & Progress
Ethics, Goals, & Caracter
Requirements for New Recruits

Week Two

Gangs & Gang Violence
Use of Force Continuum

Week Three

Range Safety
POST Requirements
Firearms Demonstration

FIRE ARMS TRAINING

Week Four

Use of force
Defensive Tactics
Shoot - Don't Shoot Exercise

Week Five

Crime Scene Investigations
Identifying, Gathering, Labeling, & storage of Evidence
Mock Crime Scene Exercise

Week Six

Vehicle Stops (Felony & MIsdemeanor)
Search & Seizure Hazards & Techniques

Week Seven

Building Searches
How & Why Police React
Practical Exercise

Week Eight

Drug Identification & Detection
Undercover Operations
Patrol Interdiction
DUI Detection & Investigation
Intoximeter Demonstration

Week Nine

Graduation Dinner!

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The Youth Academy is conducted during the Parks & Recreations Summer Programs since 1999!

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