Citizen Academies

The City of Lakewood has many opportunities for you to learn more about the city. If you have ever wondered what it is like to be a police agent, or wanted to be more involved in the City click the links below to learn more!

Citizen Police Academy
Experience life as a police agent. Learn how police agents work and serve the community and much more!

Youth Police Academy
Here is a unique opportunity for teens to go behind the scenes with the Lakewood Police Department.

Civics 101
Learn about your government, discover what a court trial actually looks like, or figure out how your local tax dollars are spent.

Small Business Academy
This grant program is designed to provide incentives for start-ups and existing businesses.

Citizens' Planning Academy
Learn how City planning affects the physical health of residents and the economic viability of Lakewood.