CRANFORD - The Cranford Police Department is excited to announce they will be hosting the 13th Annual Cranford Police Youth Academy Class. The Academy will begin Monday, July 8th and conclude Friday, July 12th

Classes run daily from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. This law enforcement educational experience is for students completing grades 6-8. The primary goal of the Cranford Police Youth Academy is to encourage open communication between the youth of Cranford and members of the Cranford Police Department. The program gives Cranford youth the opportunity to see some of the aspects of the Cranford Police Department.

Applications for the Cranford Police Department Youth Academy can be found on the department website. The deadline for applications is Monday, April 15th at 3:00 p.m. There is a $80 registration fee. Please contact Detective Steven D’Ambola with any questions at (908) 709-7336 or Captain Joseph Van Bergen at The Application Packet can be downloaded directly here.

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