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Posted on: January 24, 2019

2019 Puyallup PD Citizens' Academy Now Accepting Applications

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The Puyallup Police Department is proud to offer the 2019 Citizens' Academy. This engaging and informative program is designed to increase understanding of law enforcement operations and to allow community members the opportunity to interact with our outstanding personnel.

Seven classes will be offered on Wednesdays from 6:00 to 8:30 pm, starting March 20th – May 1st, 2019. Two Saturday sessions will be scheduled.  Graduation will be held on May 8th. Class size is limited. Applications must be received by February 28th, 2019.

Citizens’ Academy is a program designed to provide interested citizens, who either reside or work in the City of Puyallup, an opportunity to learn firsthand about the Puyallup Police Department. The purpose of the Citizens’ Academy is to increase the understanding between the department and the citizens of Puyallup through education to familiarize them with the various facets of the Puyallup Police Department and its role in the Criminal Justice system. Citizens will learn through a variety of classroom presentations as well as experience an opportunity to ‘ride along’ with an officer during their patrol.
Visit for more information and to apply.

 For more information on the Citizens' Academy contact Keriann Cockrell at 253-841-3455 or email

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