Community Police Academy

police academyHave you ever wondered what it is like to be a Police Officer? Have you ever wanted to be more involved in keeping your community safe?

Consider enrolling in the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office Community Police Academy!

April 2 - May 14, 2024

The classes will meet each week on Tuesday evening at Raymond Fire Station located at 1443 Roosevelt Trail, Raymond ME.

For Cumberland County Residents, The Community Police Academy (CPA) is designed to educate Cumberland County Citizens about the workings and activities of the Sheriff's Office.

There will be classroom presentations, lectures, "hands-on" experiences and site visits.

Professional Law Enforcement Deputies and Corrections Officers will teach the classes and be available to answer your questions.

The benefits are developing a stronger understanding between our agency and the people we serve. Through these lectures have a better comprehension of what our agency provides, as well as helping us under the public's needs and expectations.


You will receive instruction in:
  • Criminal Investigation
  • K-9 Operations
  • Emergency Services
  • Crime Analysis
  • Theft Identity
  • Civilian Response to Active Shooters
  • Jail Operations and Tour


Classes are Free.

You must be 18 years of age or older and be a resident of Cumberland County.

Complete your application online