The Citizens Police Academy is Accepting Applications!!! The Boston Police Academy is presently accepting applications for its 5-week Citizens Police Academy which will be held in mid-July. Community members interested in learning more about how the Boston Police Department goes about the business of protecting, serving and providing services to the citizens of Boston are strongly encouraged to apply. Special attention will be spent exploring and better understanding the importance of relationship building and the powerful impact positive community relations have when the police and public work together to fight crime and improve the quality of life in our neighborhoods. Classes will be held one day a week for five weeks. Prospective students or participants will be chosen on a first come, first serve basis. If you or a friend is interested in learning more about the Boston Police Department in a fun, upbeat environment, then the Citizens Police Academy is for you. For more information about how to apply, please call the Boston Police Department's Neighborhood Watch at 617-343-4345 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.