Youth Police Academy: Sign Up Now
The Multnomah County Youth Police Academy is a 28-hour program designed to provide a working knowledge and background of the Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office. This fosters a closer relationship between the Agency and the youth of East Multnomah County. It provides an avenue for community involvement and firsthand experience in community policing.
Applicants must meet the following criteria:
- The youth must live and/or attend school in East Multnomah County
- No prior felony arrests
- Be between the ages of 14 to 17 years
Some of the training topics may include: Patrol Tactics and scenarios, Defensive Tactics, Handcuffing, “Verbal Judo” scenarios, SWAT Team Demonstration, East County Gang Task Force, Use of Force, Crime Scene Investigation, River Patrol Operations, Laws and Report Writing. Click here to view the full flyer