The City of Lakewood is currently accepting applications for our January 2018 Academy from students who will have obtained their Bachelor’s degree by January 2018 with an are interested in a career in law enforcement and Lateral Police Agents.

The nationally recognized and accredited City of Lakewood Police Department is now accepting applications for the expected January 2018 Academy. Applications will be accepted through the City’s website until May 22, 2017. The City of Lakewood offers excellent compensation and benefits. (New Recruits will be paid during their training, which includes a 24-week academy and 16 weeks of field training.) Lateral Agents will attend a reduced academy.