Junior Police Academy

2018 Junior Police Academy - June 19-22



The Upper Uwchlan Township Police Department is affording the young people of our community, ages 12 - 15, an opportunity to experience Law Enforcement firsthand. Students will learn the basic functions of a Police Department as well as have a chance to observe other Emergency Services.


The Academy will be held at the Upper Uwchlan Township Police Department which is located at 140 Pottstown Pike, Chester Springs. Classes will begin at 8:00 a.m. and end at 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday and 3:00 p.m. on Friday. There is no cost to attend the academy. Snacks and lunch will be provided every day. Some of the activities students will be involved in is:

  • Police Patrol Vehicles 
  • Canine Demonstration
  • Crime Scene Processing
  • Fire, Rescue and EMS Display
  • SWAT Display Chester County ERT
  • Court Room Visit, District Court 15-2-07
  • Visit to Chester County Department of Emergency Services
  • Visit to Chester County’s Public Safety Campus & Village
There will be a Luncheon and Graduation Ceremony on the afternoon of the last day of the Academy. The families of the graduates are invited to attend. This will be held at Hickory Park at 360 Park Road Downingtown, Pa 19335 at 1:00 P.M.

To receive an application, e-mail Officer David Stiteler at: dstiteler@upperuwchlan-pa.gov or contact Upper Uwchlan Township Police Department at 610-458-5862.

All applications must be submitted no later than Friday June 1st. Space is limited so applications will be accepted on a first come, first serve basis.

Any questions please contact Upper Uwchlan Township Police at 610-458-5862.