Mission: Guide young adults to a better path for the future through training, leadership, teamwork, and discipline and to assist others through community service.


  • Increase awareness in public safety and crime prevention 
  • Educate students in the cost and consequences of crime and their ability to bring about meaningful change within the community 
  • Foster better relationships between the community  and the police force  
  • Introduce opportunities for careers in law enforcement

Program specifics:

  • Meeting Information: Every Tuesday from 1600 - 1800 (4:00pm to 6:00pm)
  • There will be no cost to student  or parent

Admission and Selection:

  • Enrollment is currently on hold until the start of the new academic school year. 

For more Information about the program contact the Program Coordinator (610) 655-6276 or policeyouthacademy@readingpa.gov

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