Youth Citizen Police Academy

For information regarding the 2022 YCPA's, please contact Sgt. Scherrey at To complete an application click on the application tab. The deadline to apply for one of the 2022 YCPA's is May 6th, 2022.

The YCPA is a program of the Fayetteville Police Department and is designed to give youth of today a chance to provide insight into solving issues facing today's teenager and learn about police operations.

  1. Level 1
  2. Level 2
  3. Application
  4. Sponsors
  5. FAQ's


June 27th - July 1st, 2022


To be determined


This year's 5th and 6th graders

Topics covered:

  • SWAT and K9
  • How to become a police officer
  • Motor Vehicle Accident Investigation
  • Crime Scene Investigation
  • Criminal and Traffic Law
  • Juvenile Laws
  • Physical Fitness Training
  • Police Ride Along
  • Alcohol and drug awareness
  • Internet, fire, bike, and personal safety
  • ALICE Lockdown Training
  • And Much More