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Over 40 years of law enforcement training excellence and tradition!

~ A proven reputation for producing qualified and
competent law enforcement candidates ~

The Grand Valley State University Police Academy's mission is to educate and train police recruits so that they graduate with the knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to begin a successful career in law enforcement. Grand Valley's academy goes above and beyond the minimum training requirements set by the Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards to help graduates excel in a competitive market. Grand Valley is known as a leader in the state for police academy training and continually sets the bar for law enforcement education.

 

 

NEW:

2017 BASIC POLICE ACADEMY APPLICATION IS AVAILABLE TO DOWNLOAD

 

Updated MCOLES Employment Standards /cms4/asset/07F77A59-A3FB-F88F-ACFA8884ABDE4F02/4a_new_mcoles_employment_standards_10-16.pdf

 

 

UPCOMING IMPORTANT DATES:

  • Military Police Veteran's Police Academy Informational Meeting, January 27, 2017, time and location TBA