Citizen Police Academy Application

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Thank you for your interest in the Citizen Police Academy! 

Citizen Academy Applicant Qualifications

¨ Applicant must be eighteen years of age or older

¨ Applicant must live or work in West Des Moines

¨ Applicant must have no history of criminal behavior and pass a background check

Class size is limited to 30 applicants

Citizen Academy Classes are held at the  West Des Moines Law Enforcement Center

located at250 Mills Civic Parkway

West Des Moines, IA  50265


Registration fee:  $30.00 (Due upon acceptance)


Deadline for applications

February 17, 2018


Citizen Academy Dates

February 27—May 22, 2018

Tuesdays  6:30-9:30 PM


Please complete the following application. You will be contacted if accepted into the Academy. 

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