Junior Police Academy

The Morris Township, Morris Plains, and Morristown Police Departments are extremely excited to bring the children of our community the opportunity to participate in our first ever Junior Police Academy. We have collectively put together an incredible program which will be held from June 30th through July 11th, 2014. *There will be no academy on July 4th, 2014*

Tri-Morris Junior Police Academy
The annual Tri-Morris Junior Police Academy is a comprehensive two week camp focusing on:
  • Education to junior recruits from numerous agencies
  • Familiarization of internal departments and the criminal justice system
  • Must be a graduating eighth grader from a school within Morris Township, Morris Plains, or Morristown
  • Complete the enrollment application & background release
  • Mail in submissions by February 15, 2015 for consideration
The cost to attend the academy is $100 but please do not remit payment with the appliaction. We are only accepting a limited number of recruits and slots will be given out on a first come/first serve basis. The prospective recruit must maintain a "B" average from the 2nd marking period on.

Applications for the Junior Police Academy can be mailed to:
Tri-Morris Junior Police Academy
Attn: Crime Prevention Unit 
 49 Woodland Ave.
Morris Township, NJ 07960

Upon Acceptance
A packet will be mailed to the address provided on his/her application and will need to be returned, along with payment, no later than April 15, 2014.

For those families who are in need of financial assistance in order to attend, you will have the opportunity to complete the grant request. We will be sponsoring a number of recruits based on financial need.  Please complete the Sponsorship Request form and return it with your completed application.

Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions or concerns. With your support we expect to educate and enrich the children of our community and give them an unforgettable and valuable experience based on our core values of discipline and respect.