The Lower Southampton Township Police Department will be hosting it’s 19th Civilian Police Academy beginning on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM.  The program will run for eight weeks and will cover the topics listed below.  The class is designed to provide the residents of the Township with an understanding of the police department’s operations, it’s policies, provide an insight into the department’s operations, and to meet the department’s personnel.  Participants will also be provided an opportunity to participate in a ride along program with the patrol division during the eight weeks of the program.

Topic Areas:

  • Introduction/Police Department History
  • Patrol Practices
  • Accident Investigation/Traffic Safety
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Pennsylvania Courts
  • Special Operations
  • Use of Force
  • Support Services

Applications can be picked up at the Police Department or email Corporal Dougherty at