Police Community Academy

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Police Community Academy

Interested in learning more about the UC Davis Police Department? This free, eight-week course gives you an insider's view.                                

The Police Community Academy covers:

  • Arrest-search-seizure
  • Defensive tactics
  • Lethal and non-lethal force scenarios 
  • Evidence processing and fingerprints
  • Vehicle stops
  • Community-oriented policing
  • Jail and Coroner's office tour
  • Mock jury trial
  • Other great topics

Dates, Time, and Location:

Start: 5:30 pm  End: 7:30 pm 

Dates: Every Wednesday 

October 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th 

November 4th, 9th, 18th 

December 2nd 

* (except Nov. 9th will be a Monday because Wednesday 11th is a Holiday)

Location: 625 Kleiber Hall Drive (Police and Fire Building)


Who Can Attend?

There are no special requirements for taking the course, but a UC Davis Police Department Live Scan background check may be required.

Enrollment is open to all UC Davis students, staff, faculty as well as citizens in the community who wish to learn more about law enforcement at UC Davis. UC Davis students can earn two units for full attendance.


Registration Closed- Open Summer 2020

How to Apply:

To register, use the link below: 

Click Here to Register


For more information please contact: 

Myra Abshire
mabshire@ucdavis.edu | 530-752-7029


Officer Mikio McCulloch
mmcculloch@ucdavis.edu | 530-754-1524