Roseville Police Dept 101 Registration Open

Updated February 01, 2023
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Want an inside look at how your local law enforcement agency operates? Learn more by attending the next Roseville Police Department 101 class (formerly “Citizen Academy")

Registration is now open for the next RPD 101 class!

The class spans two weeks.  The class will be held at the Roseville Police Department.

Roseville Police Department 101 was created to promote an understanding of the Roseville Police Department and its policies and procedures.  The class will provide information about many aspects of law enforcement and the issues that police officers face on a daily basis, as well as how other divisions within the department work together to help our community be safer.

During the class sessions, students will listen to classroom instruction and engage in interactive presentations that provide “hands on” experiences, allowing them to gain valuable insight into the day-to-day operations of the Roseville Police Department.

Students will meet representatives from different parts of the Roseville Police Department including:

K9 Unit                       Investigations Unit

Records Division        UAS (drone) team

Traffic Unit                  CSI Unit

Animal Control           Community Service Officers

Crime Analysis            Crime Suppression Unit (CSU)

Property/Evidence    Special Operations (SWAT, RCT, HNT)

Social Services Unit (SSU)     Professional Standards Unit

Information presented will include:




Community Oriented Police and Problem Solving

Use of Force/arrest techniques

Crisis Negotiations

Officer training standards

Volunteer Program

A tour of the Roseville Police Department is included, and attendees will have the opportunity to meet with the Chief of Police and other staff members.

The Roseville Police Department hopes to instill a greater awareness and understanding of law enforcement's role in the community through the education provided by this class.

Classes are held at the Roseville Police Department and may include one or more off-site demonstrations.

Participant Requirements

Potential candidates for the Citizen Police Awareness Academy must meet the following criteria:

Minimum age of 18 years

Live or work in the Roseville area

Selection Process

Student participants are selected by the Chief of Police or his designee. Applications are available through the online form below. 

A local background check will be made based on the information provided in the application.

Once selected, candidates will be notified by e-mail.

Enrollment is limited to approximately thirty students per academy.

Please confirm your schedule availability before applying.  Attendance at every session is required.

Click HERE to go to the registration form page

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