Junior Police Academy Information

The Morris Township, Morris Plains, and Morristown Police Departments are extremely excited to bring the children of our community the opportunity to participate in the seventh annual Junior Police Academy. We have collectively put together an incredible program which will be two weeks long.  The dates for Week 1 are June 29th - July 3rd 2020 and Week 2 will be July 6th - July 10th 2020.  The academy hours begin promptly at 8:00 AM and end at 3:00 PM.  The recruit MUST be in 7th or 8th grade at the time of the application.  Students in high school may apply if they have previously been apart of the academy.

Tri-Morris Junior Police Academy

The 8th annual Tri-Morris Junior Police Academy is a comprehensive two week camp focusing on:

Education to junior recruits from numerous agencies
Familiarization of internal departments and the criminal justice system

The location of the academy this year will be at Morristown High School


*Must be a seventh or eighth grade student from a school within Morris Township, Morris Plains, or Morristown at time of application. 
*Returning recruits can be of high school age
*Complete the enrollment application 
*Mail in submissions by April 1st, 2020 for consideration

The cost to attend the academy is $200.  The price has increased since last year due to a new uniform vendor being needed.  Please remit payment with the completed application.  For those families who are in need of financial assistance in order to attend, we will be sponsoring a number of recruits based on financial need.  Please complete the Sponsorship Request form and return it with your completed application. We will be sponsoring a number of recruits based on financial need and your request is completely confidential.  We are only accepting a limited number of recruits and slots will be given out on a first come/first serve basis.  Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions or concerns.  MAIL ALL DOCUMENTS ALONG WITH A CHECK MADE PAYABLE TO TRI-MORRIS JPA OR SPONSORSHIP REQUEST TO:  49 Woodland Ave, Morris Township, NJ 07960 - attention Lt. Glogolich.  

Applications for the Junior Police Academy can be mailed to:
Tri-Morris Junior Police Academy
Attn: Lt. Glogolich
49 Woodland Ave.
Morris Township, NJ 07960
Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions or concerns. With your support we expect to educate and enrich the children of our community and give them an unforgettable and valuable experience based on our core values of community service, discipline and respect..

The Morris Plains Police Department, in conjunction with the Morris Township and Morristown Police Departments, formed and operate the Tri-Morris Junior Police Academy every year.  For our agency, Lieutenant Koroski and  Patrol Officer Ferris help train the Junior Recruits.