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Junior Police Academy (JPA)

Eligible applicants: Students who will be attending high school (grades 9-12).

Class will be conducted for 2 weeks, June 10th-21st, 8 a.m.-noon.

A graduation ceremony will be held June 21st, 6:30 pm, at the Texas Life Annex.

An orientation meeting is scheduled for June 6th, at 6:30 p.m.

The orientation meeting will be held at the Waco Police Department, corner of 4th Street & Waco Drive, in the Police Deptartment Training Room.

The JPA participant and their parent/guardian must attend the JPA orientation meeting together for the participant to be eligible to attend the Waco Junior Police Academy Both applicant and parent/guardian must bring some type of Texas ID to orientation.

Deadline to return JPA application and Parent Consent Form is Friday May 31st.

Deadline to have applicant fingerprinted is Friday May 31st.

Please call (254) 750-1761 to schedule a time to have class participant fingerprinted.

Applicant must bring or already have submitted Parent Consent Form, and Texas ID when fingerprinted.

Information on the Academy



Questions or additional information please contact:

Dan Ferguson, Coordinator
(254) 750-1764

Academy Location & Address:

Waco Police Department
721 N. 4th Street
Waco, Texas 76701
(254) 750-7500



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