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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.

Citizens' Planning Academy

Learn how City planning affects the physical health of residents and the economic viability of Lakewood.