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MPD Community Engagement Academy – Spring Cohort

March 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Launched in 2015, the Community Engagement Academy allows community members to learn firsthand about police operations. Through this eight-week program, the Department provides participants with a personal view of the positive aspects and challenges that confront officers daily.

During training, participants learn about:

  • The recruit training program
  • Common policing scenarios and challenges
  • Patrol Services and a station tour
  • Specialized policing units (e.g., K-9, bomb squad, harbor patrol)
  • Use of Force
  • Various policing topics from command staff members

The spring cohort of the Community Engagement Academy begins Wednesday, March 8, 2023 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. Participants must undergo a basic background check prior to participation.

Register here.  For questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to call or email wanda.gattison@dc.gov.

Wanda Gattison

Special Assistant

Executive Office of the Chief of Police

Metropolitan Police Department

441 4th Street NW Suite 701S

Washington, DC 20001

202-727-9318 l office

202-494-3332 l mobile




March 8
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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