Citizen and Youth Police Academy

The 2022 Surrey RCMP Citizen and Youth Police Academy will be held from September 21 to November 16, 2022.

Police Academy participant conducts a mock forensic examination of a bottle alongside an Forensics police officer.

What is the Citizen and and Youth Police Academy?

The Citizen and Youth Police Academy is a 9 week course designed to give Surrey residents and youth an inside look into policing. This interactive learning series aims to foster a better understanding between Surrey citizens and the RCMP and explore what the community can do together to enhance public safety.

Sessions are held Wednesday evenings from 6:30-9:30 pm from Sept 21 to Nov 16, 2022 at the Surrey RCMP Main Detachment.

The Academy will feature presentations and demonstrations by police officers and staff on a variety of topics including:

How to Apply

Application forms will be available for youth applicants from May 2-31, 2022 and for adult applicants from June 1-30, 2022.

All applicants will be reviewed by the Surrey RCMP with selection based on the following criteria:

Applications are now being accepted for residents and business owners in Surrey (18 years of age or older). See the How to Apply section below. Application Deadline: June 30, 2022 at 4 pm.

Residents/business owners in Surrey : click to receive an application form via email (email: Please do not alter the email subject line. Applications are due by June 30, 2022 at 4:00pm. All applicants will be notified if they have been selected in August.

Youth applications have now closed.
Applicants will be notified if they have been selected by July.

For more information email

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