Citizens Police Academy

Phone: 970-549-5114
Address: 555 Ute Avenue
Grand Junction, CO 81501

Citizens Police Academy

Thanks for your interest in the Citizens Police Academy! Plans for the next session are underway. We'll update this page with details as soon as they're available, so be sure to check back!

The Citizens Police Academy is hosted free of charge in an effort to increase understanding and awareness through interaction, education, and training.  The goal of the CPA is to create and develop a well-informed citizen about the inner workings of the GJPD and how officers serve and protect our community.

Topics covered will include:

  • Patrol Operations
  • Communications Center
  • Drug Task Force
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Crime Lab/Evidence
  • SWAT
  • K-9
  • Bomb Squad
  • Traffic Investigation
  • And much more!


For more information, please reach out to GJPD Community Outreach Specialist, Heidi Davidson, at or 970-549-5114.