Citizens Academy

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:

  • Traffic Enforcement
  • Use of Force
  • DWI Enforcement
  • Communications and 911
  • SWAT Team Operations
  • Investigation

The next Citizens Academy will take place Tuesday evenings Sept. 17–Oct. 22, 2019 from 5:30 to 9 p.m.

To apply, download and complete the Citizens Academy Application form [PDF].

Questions? Contact the Police Department at 952-949-6200.