Citizen's Academy

In April 1999, the Department inaugurated its first Citizens' Police Academy. The Citizens’ Academy of the Salem Police Department provides Citizens’ of Salem with a meaningful learning experience concerning the operational responsibilities of a modern law enforcement agency.

Citizens’ attend informational classes presented by police officers with subject matter ranging from vehicle stops to criminal investigation. Through active classroom participation and ride-alongs with officers in the field, the citizens are provided with the opportunity to develop a true understanding and appreciation for the role of the police officer.

 


For Emergencies Please Dial 911


FOR NON-EMERGENCY:

Call (540) 375-3078

ADDRESS

36 East Calhoun St.
Salem, Virginia 24153

FAX NUMBER

(540) 375-4015

E-MAIL ADDRESS

salempolice
@salemva.gov

OFFICE HOURS

8:00 am - 5:00 pm, Monday - Friday

Salem WiFi Virginia.gov
Roanoke Valley