The Community Police Academy provides Lake County residents a hands-on learning experience of the many facets of the Lake County Sheriff's Office. The academy is 10 weekly evening sessions with classes running approximately 2 hours, once a week. Instruction is provided by sworn deputies and civilians in their field of expertise. The academy is free to Lake County residents. Participants must be 18 years of age or older, of good moral character, and have no felony convictions.
The current Community Police Academy begins February 19, 2024 and runs through April 29, 2024.