Redondo Beach Citizen’s Police Academy

February 5, 2020

The Redondo Beach Police Department has announced the annual Citizen’s Academy Class.

The Citizen’s Academy Class will be held on Thursday nights (new night) for 14 consecutive weeks, starting March 5th and running through June 3rd, in addition to a Graduation Night on June 11th. Classes will be held at the Police Annex from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

The goal of the program is to educate citizens regarding police policy, There will be lectures, hands-on training, various demonstrations and a ride-a-long with a police officer. Topics covered in class include police training, SWAT, traffic, K-9’s, CSI, jail operations, undercover operations, etc.

They’ve received a lot of positive feedback from previous classes and will make this an enjoyable experience for participating citizens.

If you’re interested in signing up for the class, contact Officer Daryn Glenn at (310) 379-2477 x2493 or via email at

Spots fill up fast and there are only 30 seats. It will be first come, first serve and applicants will receive a letter of approval prior to the start of class.