Fulton County Police Department Citizens’ Police Academy | Print |

The Fulton County Police Department now accepts applications for the 2014 Citizens’ Police Academy. The eleven-week program delivers valuable insights into Fulton County Police Department operations by focusing attention on the trends, challenges, and issues officers experience in accomplishing their mission. The course combines lecture and interactive activities that provide a firsthand look at the department’s functions, resources, and programs.      

Each class session lasts two to three hours depending on the day’s presentation, and class locations vary throughout Fulton County Police Department facilities. Applicants must provide their own transportation to and from training. Acceptance into the program is subject to a review of the applicant’s criminal record and police contact history. The program offers priority seating to applicants living or working in unincorporated Fulton County. Participation in the program is FREE.

WHEN:          Class 2014-1: February 27, 2014 through May 8, 2014
                    Every Thursday evening - 7 p.m. until 10 p.m.

                    Class 2014-2:  July 10, 2014 through September 18, 2014
                    Every Thursday evening - 7 p.m. until 10 p.m.   

WHERE:        The first class session meets at Fulton County Police Department Headquarters located at 5440 Fulton Industrial Blvd, Atlanta,  Georgia 30336

WHY:            We believe the creation of positive relationships within the community begins with our accessibility to those we serve and doing  what we can to elevate their awareness of our purpose.

WHO:            Unincorporated Fulton County residents, employees, business managers and owners who are at least 18 years of age with no felony convictions.

HOW:            Complete an application and email/mail:  Via email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , or via U.S. mail to Jacqueline Reed at the Fulton County Public Safety Training Center, 3025 Merk Road, College Park, Georgia, 30349. Please visit our website (www.fultonpolice.org) for an application and more information. If you would like further details on the program, contact us at 404-346-7940.