The purpose of the Waukegan Citizen Police Academy (WCPA) was established to foster goodwill and understanding between the Waukegan Police Department and the citizens of the City.
WCPA is taught by members of the Waukegan Police Department. Students gain valuable insight not only into how the department functions, but also get to practice the department's methods hands on. WCPA runs for nine weeks, starting on Thursday, October 13th. Applicants must reside or work in Waukegan. Click here for more information and for the application. Applications are due TODAY by 4pm.