The Bellaire Citizen's Police Academy is a free community-oriented Police Program designed for the citizens of Bellaire or those who work in the Bellaire area. The program has three main goals in mind:
To allow citizens to meet the men and women who serve the community.
To educate the public in how the police department operates and why law enforcement officials do what they do.
To provide Bellaire Police Officers the opportunity to meet and hear from the citizens they serve.
Participants are introduced to all aspects of law enforcement, including:
History of the Bellaire Police Department
The hiring process
Firearms/Less than Lethal
Traffic Stops/High Risk Stop
Criminal Investigations Division
The class will meet on Wednesday nights and will run 8 consecutive weeks from 07:00pm to 09:00pm.