The application process for the Allentown Police Department 2019 Citizen’s Police Academy will open Monday July 1st, 2019.  Applications will be accepted until 3:00 pm Thursday August 1st, 2019.

The class is limited to 35 students. Allentown residents and Crime Watch group members will be given priority.

The Citizen’s Police Academy will run from September 9th through October 2nd, 2019 and be held at the Allentown Police Academy located at  2110 Park Drive, Allentown, PA.

Class times are Monday and Wednesday evenings from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm, beginning Monday, September 9th and concluding on Wednesday, October 2nd.

Topics will include:

If you have any questions, please contact Sgt. Jim Gress at 610.437.7767 or by e-mail at