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2017 Junior Police Academy

Recruit Class #16

Monday July 11th – Friday July 22nd, 2017

This year is the 16th Annual Junior Police Academy. This program has established a strong foundation over the years as a long term support for police and community relationship building.


The annual, two week Junior Police Academy will consist of field trips, lectures, presentations, hands-on activities, and a physical training component.

The objective of the Junior Police Academy is to promote an environment where students learn the basic principles of respect, discipline, team work, motivation, and dedication.These are life lessons that students will take far beyond their days at the Junior Police Academy.

Target Audience

Applicants must reside in Mahwah and have successfully completed 5th grade in a public or parochial school.

Earlier Event: June 26
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