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NOPD Accepting Applications for Citizens Police Academy

by Karen A Boudrie

January 18, 2023

Categories: Announcement

Topics: Announcement

NOPD Accepting Applications for Citizens Police Academy

Superintendent Michelle Woodfork invites residents to join the Citizens Police Academy, on March 4, 2023, 10:00am to 1:00pm.

It is a great opportunity for residents of New Orleans to meet and hear from our Criminal Justice Partners, while participating in hands–on learning experiences with fun interactive learning tools. Participants will learn about Community Policing, Patrol Duties, new technology used by the NOPD, Crime Lab and much more. 

WHEN Every Saturday March 4, 2023-April 15, 2023 10:00AM - 1:00PM

You must be 21 years of age or older to join. Participant seating is limited.  

REGISTRATION Applications are available online at NOPD Citizen Academy Application:

NOPD - Community Services - Citizen's Police Academy - City of New Orleans (

If anyone has any additional questions regarding the Citizens Police Academy, please contact the Office of Community Engagement at (504) 658-5590.