News Release, Police Department

Youth Academy - Better Choices, Brighter Futures

Joseph Ochinero | May 15, 2017

The Hayward Police Department’s Community Youth Academy is a week long program offered annually each summer. This unique opportunity provides students with a greater understanding of the inner workings of a police department, as well as policies and procedures, as taught by the Law Enforcement professionals themselves. The purpose of the academy is to educate the youth on what laws are enforced and their importance, as well as strengthen the relationship between both the community and the Police.


  • Open to students grades 8-12
    *students entering the 8th grade for the 2017-2018 school year are welcome*
  • Applications due by June 22, 2017
  • Class locations will be held at both
    300 W. Winton Avenue and 22701 Main Street, Hayward

Hayward Police Department YOUTH ACADEMY FLYER