Dublin youth, ages 14 - 18, who have an interest in the field of criminal justice, are invited to participate in Dublin Police Services' annual Youth Academy. This free, week-long course will take place June 6 - 10, 2022. Taught by law enforcement personnel, the Youth Academy offers participants the opportunity to learn about specific elements of the law enforcement profession, such as:
- Backgrounds and Recruiting
- Bomb Squad Unit
- Crime Prevention / Community Policing
- Crime Scene Investigations
- Gang Identification and Prevention
Participants also tour local law enforcement agency stations and participate in interactive and physical training exercises.
Students will be required to pass a background check and must have parental consent.
Those interested in participating should complete an online form by Monday, May 30, at 5:00 p.m.
A highlight video from the 2021 Youth Academy can be found at https://www.dublin.ca.gov/738/Youth-Academy.