Register NOW for Abington Township Police Department’s 2021 “Virtual” Citizen Police Academy!


Have you always been interested in police work? Well here’s your chance to learn everything you’ve always wanted to know about being a police officer. The Academy is designed to teach citizens about the training, policies, and guiding principles of law enforcement and ethics that shape Abington Police Department.

Participants will learn about SWAT (Special Weapons and Tactics), accident investigation, police K-9, use of force, CSI processing, and many other interesting police functions. All classes are taught by Abington officers and members of other agencies. There is no homework, and it’s FREE!

This program will be held on a Zoom platform Wednesday evenings from 7:00-9:00 p.m. for six weeks beginning March 24th and running through April 28nd.  Residents of Abington and surrounding communities are eligible to attend.

If you have any questions you can contact Sgt. Roger Gillispie at 267-536-1077, email  or Ofc. Andy Gibbs at 267-536-1097, email in Abington Community Policing.

The Citizen’s Police Academy is sponsored by C.A.P.T. Citizen’s and Police Together.



    "I hearby certify that there are no willful misrepresentations, omissions or falsifications in the foregoing statements and answers to questions. I understand that any omission or false statement on this application shall be sufficient cause for rejection for enrollment or dismissal form the Abington Township Police Department's Citizen's Police Academy.