COMMUNITY POLICE ACADEMY
The Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department is proud to offer its Community Police Academy in Fall 2023 to the residents of the Town of Los Gatos and City of Monte Sereno. A major goal of the Community Police Academy is to increase education and understanding between our community members and the Police Department, and to enhance the strong relationships we have with the community. Topics covered include patrol operations, laws of arrest, investigations, records processing, traffic law, communications, defensive tactics and de-escalation, supportive resources and much more.
Students will participate in informative classroom-style presentations as well as practical demonstrations with a variety of Police Department Personnel.
Prospective participants must:
- Reside in the Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department jurisdiction
- Be at least 18 years old
- Have no felony convictions, outstanding warrants, or pending criminal cases
- All participants must not miss more than three hours of the Academy.
Eligibility for attendance is at the sole discretion of the Police Department. Click here to access a fillable application.