Citizens' Police Academy

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IMG_1301-police academyCitizens' Police Academy

Sign up for this eight-week class and learn more about how your Raymore Police Department operates. Sessions will cover a variety of law enforcement and offer a more in-depth knowledge of the Raymore Police Department and its day-to-day operations.

Wednesdays, March 27-May 15, 2019

Apply by Friday, March 15 at 5 p.m.

Class meets Wednesday nights at 6:30 p.m. in the City Council Chambers at City Hall, 100 Municipal Circle.

Each week a new topic is introduced and discussed. An example of the weekly schedule of the academy is:

  • Week One
    • Introduction
  • Week Two
    • Constitutional Law
    • Missouri Criminal Code
    • Raymore City Ordinances
  • Week Three
    • Patrol Tactics / Procedures
  • Week Four
    • Records, Property, and Evidence
    • Communications
    • Animal Control
    • Investigations
  • Week Five
    • Community Interaction Program
    • Juvenile Procedures
    • Tactical Unit
  • Week Six
    • Crime Statistics
    • Use of Force
    • Less than Lethal Technology
  • Week Seven
    • Traffic Enforcement
    • Crash Investigation
    • DWI Detection
  • Week Eight
    • Situational Scenarios
    • Graduation

Sign Up for Citizen's Police Academy

Basic Requirements


If interested in participating, please contact officer Lance Goddard at 816-892-3041 or at