Citizens' Academy

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The goal of the Citizens' Police Academy is to increase community understanding of police services and to inform interested citizens of the career opportunities available at the Statesville Police Department. The blocks of instruction are designed to help the citizen better understand police functions. It will also provide an opportunity for your feedback, to help us better serve you and the community.

Each class  is held for 8 consecutive weeks and is taught by members of the Statesville Police Department who will discuss the functions of each division. Some of the topics to be discussed are:

  • Criminal Investigation
  • Patrol Division Services
  • Community Services
  • Use of Force
  • K-9 / Special Response Team (SRT)

Requirements for the class are as follows:

  • 18 years of age prior to the first meeting
  • Agree to sign a waiver
  • Live in Iredell County with preference given to residents of Statesville
  • Have no serious misdemeanors, felony convictions or current indictments
  • Complete an application
  • Attach a copy of your drivers’ license or identification card

Classes are held at the Statesville Police Department Headquarters located at 330 S. Tradd Street.

Upcoming Statesville Police Department Events:

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Drug Take Back Day - Walgreens Pharmacy
Apr 27, 2024
10:00 AM EDT
951 Davie Avenue
Statesville, NC 28677
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Districts 1 & District 4 Community Meeting
May 16, 2024
6:00 PM EDT
1206 Museum Rd
Statesville, NC 28625
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District 2 & District 3 Community Meeting
Jun 20, 2024
5:00 PM EDT
1410 3rd St.
Statesville, NC 28677
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