Sessions of the Citizens' Police Academy for Youth is held once a year in the Summer. Please complete and submit the Citizens' Police Academy for Youth Application (PDF) for consideration. One letter of reference/recommendation from a teacher, principal and guidance counselor are required. Participants are notified when they have been selected to attend the Citizens' Police Academy for Youth. There is no fee for the academy.
Submit applications to:
Gaston County Police Department
Attn: Sergeant Bloom
420 W Franklin Boulevard
Gastonia, NC 28052