Citizens' Police Academy


The Citizens’ Police Academy is a 10 week training course which allows participants to learn from police officers and other members of the criminal justice system through interactive classes and facilitated discussion. There will be a variety of topics covered, including but not limited to:

  • Internal Investigations
  • Tactical Training Technique
  • Judgment Enhanced Training
  • Citizen/Police Interaction
  • Media Relations

Registration -  Session VIII

Participants must complete an application in order to be considered and must be at least 18 years old.

Citizen Academy Sessions

Bowie Police Department Training Room (lower level of Bowie City Hall)
15901 Excalibur Road
Bowie, MD 20716

Tuesday evenings
(starting October 5 - December 14, 2021)
6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
For more information please email
Note: Participants are selected on a first-come, first-served basis. If you are not selected for the current Session, you will be added to our notification list regarding future Sessions.