Sheriff Citizen's Academy

13th Sheriff's Citizen’s Academy

The 13th Sheriff Citizen’s Academy will run from February 27th through May 1st, 2019, and includes 12 sessions.  The majority of the sessions will be 3 hours long, and occur on Wednesday evenings from 6:00-9:00pm.  The Academy will be held at the Napa County Sheriff’s Department, located at 1535 Airport Blvd., Napa.

Academy Objectives

  • Increase communication and build a relationship of trust and understanding between the Sheriff’s Office and the citizens of the community.
  • Provide education and insight to citizens concerning the job functions of a law enforcement officer.
  • Create a non-threatening setting for citizens to share concerns with Sheriff’s Department employees.
  • Foster a pool of well informed “graduates” who will share knowledge and insight with others.
  • Build a pool of alumni graduates.


Applicants must:

  • Be 18 years of age
  • Not have any prior felony or misdemeanor convictions that imply moral corruption
  • Be able to handle graphic material
  • Live or work in the County of Napa