Junior Police Academy

Each year, a one-week academy is held for up to 80 Wayne resident youths between the ages of 10 and 12 years old, and represents an overall view of the duties of a Wayne Police Officer.

2014 Recruit Class

Academy Dates: June 26, 27, 30 and July 1
Eligibility: Wayne residents aged 10 to 12
Location: Wayne Valley High School

Applications will be accepted starting April 14 (8:00 am) at the Wayne Police Department Records Bureau.

Notification of acceptance: Week of May 20 (by mail)
Academy Fee: $40.00 Check only No Cash Made Payable to Township of Wayne

Any questions regarding the Academy may be directed to:
Community Policing Unit
Detective Thomas Colella | Email
Detective Dennis Paylo | Email
Office: 973-633-3546

Please DO NOT call the Police Department inquiring about your child’s application status.

Town Hall

475 Valley Road
Wayne, NJ 07470
Weekdays 8:30am-4:30pm
Tuesdays open until 7:00 pm
Sat & Sun: Closed
Closed on State Holidays

Wayne DPW Complex

201 Dey Road
Wayne, NJ 07470
Weekdays 7:30am-3:30pm
Sat & Sun: Closed
Closed on State Holidays