The Camden County College Police Academy was established in 1988 and is certified by the New Jersey Police Training Commission to offer basic police officer training, basic county corrections officer training, juvenile detention officer training, SLEO I training. The academy is a partnership with Camden County College, the Camden County Prosecutor's Office and the Camden County Chiefs of Police. In addition to the basic courses, the academy offers in-service training courses and specialty training courses taught by dedicated law enforcement educators. The academy is located at the Lakeland Campus of the Camden County College on Woodbury-Turnersville Road in Blackwood, New Jersey.
Is to provide the highest level of training for our Law Enforcement Community and to enhance the quality of police professionalism through education.
Academy StaffStephen Addezio, Director of Academy
Patricia Steiner, Administrative Assistant
Jennifer Craig, Administrative Assistant
Lt. Kevin Lutz, Chief Instructor - Basic Class for Police Officer
Officer Anthony Aceto, Basic Class for Police Officer - Class Coordinator
Lt. Dimitri Collins, Basic Class for Corrections Officer - Class Coordinator
Robert Doyle, In-Service Training / Alternate Route Program Coordinator
C/O James White, Range Master
Basic Class #66 is set to begin on August 3, 2015 and will graduate on Friday December 18, 2015.
Basic Class for Police Officers (BCPO)
Alternate Route Program
The start of the 2016 Alternate Route Program Selection Process has been announced. If you are interested in the Camden County College Alternate Route Program go to the Alternate Route Program Webpage and review how to apply for the Program. The ARP Initial Application and other required forms are available here.
An Information Session will take place on Saturday July 11, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. The Information Session will be held at the Regional Emergency Training Center in the Stewart Auditorium. The selection process will be introduced via a PowerPoint presentation and a question and answer segment.
Registration for the Alternate Route Program will begin June 22, 2015 and following the information session. The CCCPA will accept ARP applications Monday through Friday 08:00 hours to 16:00 hours. The registration period will end at 15:00 hours on Friday August 7, 2015.
Training Catalog UpdatesOn April 2, 2014, the Police Training Commission (PTC) adopted psychological and physical fitness standards which must be successfully met by potential trainees prior to orientation day for the basic course to which the potential trainee seeks admission. The standards have been posted on the Police Academy Additional Training Announcement Webpage.