Youth Police Academy

The Sheriff’s Department provides a program for children ages 7 to 12 years of age. This program is run on four consecutive Saturday mornings from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., and offers children education on safety, fire, and law enforcement subjects. Morning snacks are provided on each of the Saturday mornings.

Example Programs
An example of the programs offered are:
  • Avoiding Abduction
  • Animal Control
  • Fire Safety
  • Gun Safety
  • Police Canine (K9)
  • Safety With Strangers
Classes
 
Please check back soon for upcoming classes.


Registration
To register for upcoming Burlington County Youth Police Academy classes, please fill-in and print out the following registration form

Registration forms can be mailed to:

Burlington County Sheriff's Department
Community Services Unit
PO Box 6000
Mount Holly, NJ 08060-6000

 
Expression of Interest
If you do not wish to register your child at this time but are interested in future training classes, you may complete an online Youth Police Academy expression of interest form. For any questions, please contact the Sheriff's Department at 609-265-3788.
 

Photos
Photos of children at the Police Academy