The Frisco Police Department's Teen Academy is a two-week program designed to give participants a working knowledge of the police department.
The Teen Academy consists of a series of classes and hands-on activities held Monday thru Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Frisco Police Department, and the program is free to anyone who enrolls.
The classes will provide an overview of the various areas of law enforcement, such as SOU (a.k.a. SWAT), crime scene investigations, pursuit driving, riot training, investigations, and more. It is an educational and informative program that allows teens the opportunity to learn about the issues that affect law enforcement efforts in Frisco.
Dates of the 2015 Teen Academy
The course dates for Summer 2015 are as follows:
- July 15 - 26
- July 6 - 17
- July 27 - August 7
Who Can Attend
The program is open to students who have completed 9th, 10th, 11th, or 12th grade. Applicants must be currently enrolled in high school in FISD or reside with the City of Frisco and must be in good academic standing.
After submitting a completed application, applicants will be notified as to whether they have been accepted, denied, or placed on a waiting list for a future class.
What Teen Academy is Not
The Teen Academy is not designed to make participants certified police officers. The contents of this course are of an informative nature only and it is not intended that the graduates have the authority of or act as police officers.
For more information about the program, contact Officer Varner at 469.633.5819 If you are interested in participating in this program, please complete the application below:
2015 FPD TEEN ACADEMY APPLICATION