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2/13/2020 - 2/13/20- Announcement - Citizens Police Academy - 11th Session

Date: February 13, 2020

Contact: Captain Ronald Smith

Phone: (203) 230-4029

PIO#: 20-21

The Hamden Police Department is proud to announce the 11th session of the Hamden Citizen’s Police Academy. The purpose of this endeavor is to provide local residents, local business/property owners and college students with pertinent information, as it relates to the function and activities of the Hamden Police Department. It has always been the Department’s goal to increase public awareness and build community rapport through education and conversation.

The Hamden Citizen’s Academy will cover a vast array of interesting topics, including: patrol procedures, major crime investigations, forensic science/crime scene techniques, crime prevention, use of force, cultural awareness, ethics and integrity and a K-9 demonstration.

Applications can be obtained online on the Hamden Police Department web page or at various town buildings, including: police headquarters, government center/town hall and local libraries. Applications can be submitted in-person, mail or emailed to Captain Ronald Smith at or Sergeant Brent Zuscin at The deadline for submitting an application is March 20th at 4:00p.m. Classes, which will be held on Thursdays, will commence on March 26th at 6:30p.m. at the Hamden Police Department Training Division. Refreshments will be served.

Contact Us

  • (203)230-4000
  • 2900 Dixwell Ave., Hamden, CT
Hamden PD, Patch

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