The youth academy has been cancelled. The academy may be rescheduled in the future, please check back for future updates.
Bexley Police Department
Welcome to the Bexley Police Department. Our core beliefs are forged in "FIRE", defined by: Fairness, Integrity, Respect, and Empathy.
The Bexley Police Department Youth Police Academy will provide students an opportunity to learn basic law enforcement principles. Students will participate in "hands-on" activities and team building exercises alongside a Bexley Police Officer.
Topics that will be covered: Organizational Structure and Goals/Tour of Police Facility;Traffic Laws/Traffic Stops and Approaches;OVI Procedures;Police Interactions;and Crime Scene Investigations/Evidence Collection
The Youth Police Academy will meet one evening each week for three hours between the hours of 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. The academy runs for six weeks and is held at the Bexley Police Department's Training room, located at 559 North Cassingham Road. Students are required to attend four of the six classes to be eligible for graduation. Dinner will be provided each evening.
Students between the ages of 14-17 are eligible to participate in this free program. The 2017 Academy runs from February 2nd - March 9th.
If you are interested in participating in the Bexley Police Department Youth Police Academy, please contact Sgt. Dawn Overly Sheterom at 614-559-4456 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Bexley Police Department would like to say thank you to the Bexley Community Foundation and the Whitehall/Bexley Rotary Club Foundation for their generous donation towards the Bexley Police Department's "Zero" Electric Motorcycle.
The electric motorcycle will be used in a variety of situations by the Bexley Police Department while serving the Bexley Community.
Member's of the Bexley Police Honor Guard will be running a 5K run in the St. Jude Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer this Saturday on 09/24/2016. If you are willing to donate to St. Jude's please go to http://walkrun.stjude.org/bexleypoliceHG and join as a donor. If you would like to run along side the police, please register to run and meet the officers running at the start line.