Auburn Police Department 13th Citizens Police Academy

by | Jun 12, 2017

The Auburn Police Department will be holding a Citizens Police Academy. Most of this program will be held at the Auburn Police Station one night a week for 3 hours with the possibility of one Saturday morning class. The objective of this program is to allow the citizens of Auburn to learn about and experience the workings of their police department.

This program is scheduled for: Wednesday evenings 6 PM to 9 PM.  September 20 to November 15, 2017.

 This program will cover a variety of topics to include patrol work, our detective bureau, legal issues, the opiate epidemic, crime prevention, use of force, community services, SWAT, K9, etc. Each student will have the opportunity to participate in a ride-along with an officer on patrol. Rules, regulations, and program schedule will be addressed at the first meeting. There will be a hands-on exercise every class.

Interested applicants must meet the following qualifications:

  • Resident of Auburn for at least one year, minimum age of
  • No felony convictions in any state, no misdemeanor convictions within one year of application, not on probation or
  • Be willing to submit to a background investigation to include a criminal record check and driver’s history
  • Consideration will be given to applicants who work in Auburn but do not live in
  • An open mind and positive We require the same from our participating officers.

We understand that circumstances may require an absence however missing excessive classes may result in dismissal. Any requirement of participation may be waived or modified upon review and approval of the Chief of Police.

Questions and completed applications can be directed to Sergeant Daniel Lamoreaux, 508-832-7777

Applications can be picked up at the Auburn Police Station or downloaded from, and returned to the Auburn Police Department 416 Oxford Street North, Auburn, MA 01501.