Become a Member of the Citizen Police Academy

The Quincy Police Department believes its mission to serve the community can best be achieved if the citizens of the community are active participants with the Police Department in those efforts. Critical to the success of this shared responsibility are well-informed citizens who have an awareness of the mission, resources, practices, and services of the Police Department. 

The Citizen Police Academy Application must be filled out and mailed to the Quincy Police Department Pro-Act Office, 730 Maine Street Quincy Illinois, 62301.

Frequently Asked Questions

Some Topics We Cover

  • Animal Control

  • Criminal Law

  • Patrol Tactics

  • Traffic Safety

  • Officer Safety

  • Tour of 911 Dispatch/Communications

  • K9 Unit

  • Crime Scene Investigation

  • Youth/Adult Investigation

  • Drug Task Force

  • Emergency Response Team

  • School Resource Officers

  • Firearms Safety

  • Tour of Adams County Jail

  • Elder Service

  • Public Housing

Class Schedule

To obtain information on class dates, times, or other questions regarding the Citizen Police Academy, contact the Quincy Police Department’s Pro-Act Unit at 217-228-4485.