- Lawton Police Department Citizens Police Academy
Lawton Police Department Citizens Police Academy
The Lawton Police Department Citizen Police Academy is designed to give the public an overview of the police department. It is also designed to create two-way communication between the citizens and officers. It is a 12-week block of instruction held in an interactive classroom setting. Classes will consist of a 3 hour session once a week. The purpose is to create better police-community relations through awareness and training. The CPA will provide the citizen with essential information to help with the understanding of various legal issues, personnel staffing and departmental procedure that police officers face on a daily basis.