Citizens Academy is an opportunity for members of the Eden Prairie community to gain first-hand experience and behind-the-scenes knowledge about Police Department operations. The six-week course typically runs every other fall with one evening meeting each week.
Academy topics include:
Use of Force
Communications and 911
SWAT Team Operations
Citizens Academy 2017
Tuesdays, Sept. 12–Oct. 17
5:30–9 p.m. (dinner provided)
Eden Prairie Police Department
8080 Mitchell Road
2017 Citizens Academy Application [PDF]
Application deadline of Friday, Aug. 18, has passed.
Adults ages 18 and older who live or work in Eden Prairie are invited to apply.
Qualified applicants will be entered into a lottery and notified by Aug. 25 if chosen to participate.
Questions? Contact the Police Department at 952-949-6200.