The Gaithersburg Police Department occasionally conducts Citizens Police Academy for interested residents aat least 16 years of age or older.
During the Citizens Police Academy, participants learn about law enforcement techniques and practices, traffic collision investigation, patrol operations, drug enforcement, crime prevention, community policing and other topics. There are also practical demonstrations outside the classroom.
For more information on the Academy contact Community Services Officer Dan Lane at 301-258-6168. For more information on the Gaithersburg Police Department please visit www.gaithersburgmd.gov/police.