The Lakeland Police Department is looking for a few good teens, to participate in a one-week, hands-on course for young people who are interested in a career in law enforcement or students who would like to find out more about the Lakeland Police Department.
We are now accepting applications for the LPD High School Police Academy. This is a one week, highly interactive program, which allows High School students to see what a career in Law Enforcement is all about. Spots will be limited and acceptance into the program will be based on the below criteria and qualifications.
Topics to be covered:
Team Building, Crime Scene Investigation, Criminal Investigation, Defensive Tactics, Traffic Stops, Building Searches, Physical Fitness, Suspect Encounters, Demos from different units and the responsibilities of wearing the badge.