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.

2018 Recruit Class

Academy Dates: June 26th - June 29th
Eligibility: Wayne residents aged 10 to 12
Location: Wayne Valley High School

Applications will be accepted starting April 16th (9:00 am) at the Wayne Police Department Records Bureau.

Notification of acceptance: Week of May 21st (by mail)
Academy Fee: $50.00 **CHECK or MONEY ORDER ONLY**
Made Payable to: Wayne PBA 136*
Any questions regarding the Academy may be directed to:
Detective Michael Zaccone: | Email
Detective Mark Dubois: | Email

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 7:00am-3:30pm
Sat & Sun: Closed
Closed on State Holidays