Now Accepting Applications for the 2019 Youth Police Academy
The Elk Grove Village Police Department is offering a Youth Police Academy this summer! This program will provide an opportunity for students to learn about law enforcement and develop a partnership with the Police Department. Through this one-week academy, students will acquire knowledge through both classroom instruction and an interactive curriculum surrounding the law enforcement profession. The academy provides area youth with a unique learning opportunity to learn from their local police officers.
When: August 5th through August 9th from 9:00am‐1:30pm
Where: Elk Grove Village Police Department, 901 Wellington Ave.
Requirements: Participants must reside or attend school in Elk Grove Village and be between the ages of 13‐17
Application Due Date: July 12th
Curriculum Summary for Academy Participants
- Police Department Tour
- Patrol Operations /K9 Unit demonstration
- Traffic stops / Police Encounters
- Response to Resistance / Decision‐making/Use of Force
- Personal Safety / Searching
- Internet Safety / Crime
- Crime Scene Investigations/Evidence Collection
- Gun Safety/Meggitt simulator
* Students will not shoot firearms, but may handle demonstration weapons. Some physical and hands‐on activity will be encouraged.
Availability is on a first come first serve basis, please contact Officer Veronica Rohman at 847‐357-4172 or email@example.com if you have any questions or concerns.