The Redwood City Police Department is inviting city residents ages 14 to 17 to take part in its 1st annual Youth Academy.
The Academy is a three-day course has two central purposes: to help students understand how a police department works, and to increase interaction between law enforcement and youth in the community.
Students taking part in the Academy will see a K9 demo and learn more about special ops, patrol techniques, use of force, criminal investigations, job skill training, community outreach and crime scene investigation.
The Academy will run from July 16- 18 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. To join the program, students must submit an application to the Redwood City Police Department.
For more information, visit here. For questions, contact Officer David Stahler at 650-780-7100 ex. 5139.