The Davie Police Department hosts the Civilian Police Academy. This twelve week course is open to all residents and business owners in Davie and Southwest Ranches and is a wonderful way to learn about the police department. The "Academy" features a series of informative presentations on a variety of topics that will teach you about the roles, responsibilities, and functions of the Davie Police Department.
Class hours are from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. (Tuesdays only).* All classes will be held in the Community Room at the Davie PD, 1230 S Nob Hill Road. There will be a $25 fee for attending this class.
Please email or call Patti Dobson at 954-693-8265 or Amy Ham 954-693-8348 for more information or to apply.
**UPDATE AS OF MARCH 2020. CIVILIAN POLICE ACADEMY HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO COVID-19. NEW DATES WILL BE ANNOUNCED SOON**
Some of the course topics include:
Police Use of Force
You will have the opportunity to shoot different firearms and participate in scenario-based training.
Patrol and Criminal Investigations
Including presentations by the Canine Unit, Dive Team, Motor Unit, and many others
Attendees will also have an opportunity to ride a shift with an officer! Refreshments and food will be provided.