The Teen Citizens Police Academy is an educational and informative program modeled after the Pearland Citizens Police Academy. The teen academy is designed to give young people the opportunity to learn about the Pearland Police Department and its operations in an effort to demonstrate the benefits of law enforcement and community policing in our city. The academy also gives the department an opportunity to interact with teens within the community and solicit their feedback and ideas through discussion of relevant issues. Through this free one week academy course students will acquire knowledge and understanding of the functions and responsibilities of individuals providing law enforcement services in Pearland.
The next academy will be August 5, 2019 - August 8, 2019, 9am - 12 noon, at the Pearland Police Department, 2555 Cullen Parkway, Pearland 77581.
Applicants must be:
- Currently enrolled in high school - (9th - 12th grade only)
- In good academic standing
- Reside within the City of Pearland or ETJ
All applicants must pass a background investigation and complete an application. Seating is limited.