The Citizens Police Academy is now accepting applications.

Photo of Citizens Police Academy groupCitizen Police Academy Application
Next Class: April 9 – June 18

Tuesday Evenings from 6:00 – 8:00 PM.

See Kennesaw through the eyes of the Police.

Citizen’s Police Academy is an informational program designed to familiarize citizens about law enforcement and their local police department.

All applicants must be:

  • 21 years old
  • Willing to submit to a criminal history check and a driving record check  (This necessary due to the sensitivity of information presented)

Some of the things you will learn:

  • The Patrol Function
  • Criminal Law
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Traffic Operations
  • Court Process
  • Use of Force
  • Community Policing


Contact Ofc. David Buchanan at 770-424-8274 ext.3218 or via email.

Submit applications to Kennesaw Police Department or email.

Note: This is an informational program, it will not give the training necessary to become a Certified Police Officer.