Citizen's Police Academy

The Citizen’s Police Academy is an eight-week orientation program conducted by the Blair Police Department. Classes are one evening a week beginning in September and typically last 2 ½ to 3 hours.

During the academy, students will participate in a series of classes covering a multitude of law enforcement topics including:

  • The History of the Blair Police Department

  • Police-Community Relations

  • Criminal Investigations

  • Response to Resistance-Defensive Tactics

  • Pursuit Driving & Traffic Stops

  • Narcotics Investigations

  • Department K9 Program


Participants will also be able to ride with a Blair police officer on patrol and attend firearms training conducted by a state certified firearms instructor.


The benefits of the Citizen’s Police Academy are:

  • Enhanced communication between the police department & community

  • Educate the community about the department’s mission and role

  • Familiarize citizen’s with commonly faced problems

  • Elicit cooperation from community members


For more information about the Academy, contact Lieutenant Aaron Barrow at 402-426-4747










Blair Police Department

Blair Police Department

Blair Police Department