Youth Police Academy

2021 Youth Police Academy 

The Hopewell Township Police Department will be holding its Youth Police Academy Monday August 16, 2021 through August 20, 2021. The academy is open to any Hopewell Valley resident presently completing the 7th or 8th grade this year. Class times are from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. Graduation will be held at 6:00 PM on Friday the 20th at the Hopewell Township Municipal Building. Those interested in attending should complete this application and return it to Sgt. Louis Vastola at the Hopewell Township Police Department, 201 Washington Crossing Pennington Rd. Titusville, NJ 08560, no later than 4:00 P.M. on June 18th. The class will be limited to twenty (20) students and the selection process is based on the first twenty (20) applications properly completed and received by the police department. Questions regarding the youth academy should be directed to Sergeant Louis Vastola at (609) 737-3100, ext 5320.

The application period has expired. If you were selected for the academy this year, you should have received a letter of acceptance in the mail. Orientation will be held Friday August 13th at 7pm at the Township Building.  

COVID-19 protocols will be in place (mask usage, social distancing, sanitizing, etc.) during the Youth Police Academy.  If it becomes necessary to cancel the Academy, as a result of COVID-19, you will be notified immediately.

2021 YPA Application