Police Citizens Academies

Fishers Police Department Citizens Academy 

The academy is an opportunity for the community to participate in police-style training through a 14- week course. Community members learn first-hand how the Fishers Police Department works. Training topics include criminal law, crime prevention, the K-9 program, defensive tactics, and narcotics training. The academy includes demonstrations and training as well as classroom instruction. Contact Officer Rob Thompson at thompsonr@fishers.in.us or Officer Chris Owens at owensc@fishers.in.us for more information.

Citizens Police Academy Alumni Group

The Alumni Group are graduates of the Citizen's Police Academy who provide volunteer support and organize social functions for the Fishers Police Department. Contact Officer Jamie Alvis at alvisj@fishers.in.us for more information.

Fishers Police Department Cadet Program

*The FPD Cadet Program will begin recruiting in Fall 2021*

Open to young adults 14 to 20 years old, the Fishers Police Department Cadet Academy introduces participants to the Police Department and helps those interested in law enforcement careers to make an informed decision. Programs include crime scene investigation, traffic stops, use of police dogs, SWAT, computer crimes and more. All meetings are open to new members. Please contact Allison Nicholson for more information and to apply.

Learn about other Citizens Academies that the City of Fishers offers.