Medford News

2/25/2020 - POLICE DEPARTMENT TO OFFER CITIZEN'S POLICE ACADEMY

MEDFORD TWP. POLICE INAUGURAL “CITIZEN POLICE ACADEMY” 


It is with great pleasure Chief Richard J. Meder announces the Citizen Police Academy Class #1 scheduled for this spring. The Citizen Police Academy is an opportunity for residents to get a behind-the-scenes look at various functions within the Police Department. It allows our citizens to become educated as to the roles and responsibilities of law enforcement. During classroom presentations, lectures and hands on activities, residents will gain valuable insight into daily operations, in an effort to further improve the quality of life for Medford Township residents and business owners. 

Interested residents and business owners will be required to complete an application which can be downloaded from our website. Applicants must be cleared through a background check. Applications must be hand delivered to the Police Department (91 Union Street) no later than 4:00 pm on March 25th. The class size will be limited to 20 participants to allow for quality interaction throughout the program. 

Program dates will run on Wednesday evenings 6:30p to 9:00pm from April 22nd thru early June. 

Additional information and application can be found at our website: http://www.medford-police.org/citizen-police-academy


  • Municipal Center Address: 17 North Main Street, Medford, NJ 08055
  • Phone: (609) 654-2608
  • Fax: (609) 953-4087
  • Hours: 8:30 am - 4:30pm