Township News

Posted on: March 9, 2017

Tri-Morris Junior Police Academy


For Immediate Release:

March 9, 2017

Tri-Morris Junior Police Academy

The Morris Township, Morris Plains, and Morristown Police Departments are extremely excited to bring the students of our community the opportunity to participate in our fifth annual Junior Police Academy. We are accepting applications from those who will be in the 7th, 8th, or 9th grade for the 2017-2018 school year. Students must be a resident of either Morris Township, Morristown or Morris Plains.

The 5th Annual Tri-Morris Junior Police Academy is a comprehensive two week camp that will include numerous agencies working together to educate and familiarize junior recruits with the inner workings of our departments and the criminal justice system. The location will be The Morris County Police and Fire Academy located at 500 West Hanover Ave, Parsippany, NJ 07054. The academy hours begin promptly at 8:00am and ends at 3:00pm. The dates for Week 1 are June 26th-June 30th 2017 and Week 2 will be July 3rd –July 7th 2017. There will be no academy on July 4th, 2017.

Applications need to be completed and mailed to the Morris Township Police Department by April 15th, 2017. We are only accepting a limited number of recruits, and slots will be given out at a first come/first serve basis! 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. Thank you in advance! If you are interested, please email Ptl. Robert Hydock for more information on how to register:



Capt. Mark DiCarlo

Administrative Division Commander

Morris Township Police Dept.

973-326-7482 (office)