Somerville PD Announces First Junior Police Academy for Interested Somerville Youth

The Somerville Police Department was happy to announce the first Junior Police Academy for interested Somerville youth. In its inaugural year, the program was open to Somerville youths interested and committed to attend. This Junior Police Academy was a week long program designed to expose youth between the ages of (11-14) to role models in public safety as well as develop skills in emergency planning and teamwork. 
This academy hosted a variety of training situations for all cadets participating. Training included classroom training, physical fitness, and field trips to other events and activities.The Somerville Police Department was glad to join other neighboring city police departments such as, Everett and Malden who also follow this Junior Police Academy model this summer. Somerville Junior Police Academy began last Monday, July 10th and ran through Friday, July 14th. 

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