Modesto Police Scheduled to Host a Community Police Academy
Modesto Police Department
Office of the Chief of Police
Author: Sergeant Rick Applegate
Applications are now being accepted for people interested in learning all about the various services the Modesto Police Department provides and the challenges the agency faces as the department continues to make the City of Modesto a great and safe place to live, work, and visit.
This is a unique opportunity that allows members of the community to go behind-the-scenes of the Modesto Police Department and gain a better understanding of the job that the dedicated men and women of our department perform.
· Overview of the Modesto Police Department and crime in the
· The Role of the Police in
· Laws of Arrest, Search & Seizure, and Rules of Evidence
· Gang and Drug Awareness
· Specialized Units (K-9, SWAT, Traffic, Equestrian, task forces, etc.)
· Crime Prevention and Awareness Programs
· How you can become more involved through the Department’s Volunteer Program, Neighborhood Watch, etc.)
The course is FREE and class size is limited, so if you are interested it is recommended to submit your application right away!
Participants must be at least 18 years of age and live or work within
For more information about the