Want to learn more about Newton’s public safety agencies? Or are you interested in a police or fire career?
The Citizens Public Safety Academy will be a collaborative effort between the Newton Fire Department and Newton Police Department to provide real-world training and experience to the citizens of Newton. More information about registration will be available at a later date.
Topics that have been covered during CPSA include:
Department operations for both Fire & Police
Criminal & narcotics investigations
Emergency Medical Services
Traffic and impaired driving enforcement
There is no fee to take part in the academy.
All applicants must be at least 16 years of age or older to participate.
A signed parental waiver is required if applicants are under the age of 18.
A criminal records check will be conducted on all applicants prior to acceptance into the academy.
Participants must attend 80% of the session to graduate from the academy.