The Junior Police Academy gives middle school students a chance to learn about police work firsthand. Cadets are invited to a week-long program at the Fayetteville Police Department and are taught a variety of subjects by officers who use the information in the field daily. Topics include:
Crime Scene Investigation
In order to qualify for the program, students must meet the following requirements:
Must be at the middle school level with a minimum “C” GPA
No more than two unexcused absences for the semester
Must not have been arrested or referred to juvenile probation for any felony crime, or have any arrest for crimes of moral turpitude.