The Palm Beach Police & Fire Foundation Teen Academy
Date: To be announced
The Palm Beach Police & Fire Department, in partnership with Safeguard Palm Beach offer a week-long Police & Fire Foundation Teen Academy program to children of Palm Beach residents, ages 11-14.
A graduation ceremony will take place on the last day of the program. Parents are invited and encouraged to attend. Graduates of the Teen Police Academy become part of the Palm Beach Police Department family and will be invited to take part in activities with other Teen Academy Recruits throughout the year.
The Police & Fire Foundation Teen Academy is a one-week program held in the month of June (date TBA). Sessions run from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm. Participants are required to attend all five sessions.
Palm Beach Police & Fire Departments Palm Beach, FL 33480
Who Can Apply
The Police & Fire Foundation Teen Academy is available for teens from 11-14 years of age who live in Palm Beach or attend school in Town. The program is free of charge and Academy shirts will be provided.
How to Apply
Student and his/her parent should fill out an application form from Safeguard Palm Beach.
There is no charge for this program. All lunches and transportation for field trips will be provided. A class shirt will also be provided. Applicants must be prepared to attend all sessions and must have permission to take part in all scheduled activities.
Ride-Alongs in the official police boat
Tour of the Palm Beach County Jail
Crime Scene Investigations
Use of Force
Social Media Concerns
For more information contact Safeguard Palm Beach at 561-508-3547.