What topics are covered?

Topics typically covered are:

  • Use of force
  • Crime Analysis
  • Tour of Forensics Labs
  • K-9 Unit Demonstration
  • SWAT Team Demonstration
  • Tour of courts and jail
  • Tour of 911 Dispatch Center
  • Crime Prevention and Block Security
  • Drugs, Special Investigations and Search Warrants
  • Firearms Range (participants can fire a standard Police service weapon)
  • Ride-Along(s) with Patrol Officers as they cover their "beat"

Please note: All tours and classes are subject to availability of personnel, emergency situations occurring, weather, and other matters, and are at the sole discretion of the Police Department.

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1. What is the Chesapeake Citizens Police Academy (CCPA)?
2. When are classes held?
3. Where are the classes held?
4. Who teaches the classes?
5. What topics are covered?
6. How can I apply?
7. What is Graduation?
8. What happens after graduation?