The CPA is an informative learning process that provides an opportunity for citizens to receive 8 weeks of both classroom and field instruction regarding the various responsibilities facing police officers.
Participants must be at least 18 years of age. An investigation of an applicant's criminal history will be conducted prior to acceptance into the CPA. Advance registration is required. The classes are limited to 20 people.
The CPA is held twice a year. The next class is scheduled for March 22-May 31, 2023.
To enroll in the next class:
Please enclose a check and return the application to the Cedar Rapids Police Department.