Atlanta Police Department 2023 LGBTQ Citizens Police Academy
The Atlanta Citizens Police Academy includes twelve-plus hours of skilled and professional instruction delivered in three-hour sessions. Classes are held on Tuesday evenings from 6:00pm – 9:00pm. Unless otherwise specified, the Citizens Police Academy will be held at: Atlanta Police Headquarters, 226 Peachtree St. SW Atlanta, Georgia 30303 404-546-2541 phone, 404-653-7992 fax
Classes topics may include:
Special Victims Unit
Use of Force
HOW ARE PARTICIPANTS SELECTED?
The Atlanta Police Department strives to reflect a diverse group of participants. Applicants will be evaluated and notified when they are selected to participate. Potential candidates for the Citizens Police Academy should meet, but are not limited to the following criteria:
Be a resident of the Metropolitan Atlanta area
Minimum age of 21 years
No felony convictions
No misdemeanor convictions within one year of application
After completion of the application, consent forms, and waiver forms a standard background check will be completed.