Applications Now Open for the Pikes Peak Regional Law Enforcement Teen Academy!
The Colorado Springs Police Department and the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office are pleased to announce the 6th Annual Pikes Peak Regional Law Enforcement Teen Academy. The Teen Academy will take place June 8th, 2021 through June 11th, 2021 and is FREE for participants.
The Pikes Peak Regional Law Enforcement Teen Academy provides young adults with a unique opportunity to learn about the operations of regional law enforcement agencies in El Paso County. The Colorado Springs Police Department and the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office are the host agencies for this 4-day class. Some of the courses will include SWAT, K-9, Explosives Unit, criminal investigations, drone presentation, search and rescue, and negotiator training.
The Academy will run from June 8-11, 2021 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. The classes will take place at Jack Swigert Aerospace Academy - 4220 E Pikes Peak Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80909 .
Interested applicants must be between the ages of 13-17 to attend the class. Applicants must be El Paso County residents and currently enrolled in or recently graduated from a school in El Paso County. Applications must be printed, completed, and received by Monday, May 24th, 2021, at 3:00 PM. Please note the “Academy Participation Liability Waiver and Indemnification Agreement” must be signed in the presence of a Notary Public. Notary Public services for the Teen Academy may be obtained at any of the Colorado Springs Police Department police stations at no cost. For additional information or questions, please contact the CSPD Community Relations Unit at 719-444-7410.
Please submit completed applications to:
Colorado Springs Police Department
705 South Nevada Avenue
Colorado Springs, CO 80903