Police Academy

The HCC Police Academy is an entry-level police training academy designed to provide students with the knowledge, skills, and understanding necessary to function effectively in all areas of law enforcement. The curriculum is divided into several broad areas of study and consists of lecture, practical, and physical experiences. Emphasis is on providing entry-level law enforcement training to meet all Maryland Police and Correctional Training Commissions (MPCTC) hiring requirements while providing top quality higher education.

  • Next class starts January 12, 2015.


The Hagerstown Community College Police Academy is committed to providing the highest quality of law enforcement instruction by selecting quality instructors, ensuring that the recruits have the learning tools necessary, and continuously seeking to improve. HCC's graduates will be prepared to enter the law enforcement profession and actively work with their community to enhance the safety of the people they serve.

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