Camden County College Police Academy
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.


Our Mission

Is to provide the highest level of training for our Law Enforcement Community and to enhance the quality of police professionalism through education.

 

Academy Staff

Director of Academy:
Stephen Addezio
856-374-4950

Administrative Assistant:
Patricia Steiner
856-374-4950

Basic Class Coordinator:
Kevin Lutz
856-374-4954

In-service Training/Alternate Route Program Coordinator
Robert Doyle
856-374-5012

 

Basic Class for Police Officers (BCPO)

Basic Class #65 will be in session from Monday January 12, 2015 and will graduate on Friday, June 5, 2015.

 

Basic Class #66 is set to begin on Monday July 13, 2015 and will graduate on Friday December 4, 2015.

Alternate Route Program

The 2015 Alternate Route Program Selection Process has started. If you are interested in the Camden County College Alternate Route Program, go to the Alternate Route Program Webpage and review the entrance requirements.

The Camden County College Police Academy is not currently accepting application for the Alternate Route Program. Continue to monitor the Police Academy Website for the start of the next Alternate Route Program Selection Process.


Training Catalog Updates

On 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.