The KC Regional Police Academy does not accept enrollment from individuals.
Entrance to the Kansas City, Missouri Regional Police Academy requires sponsorship (employment) by the Kansas City, Missouri Police Department or an area law enforcement agency that sends their recruits to us for training.
For information on working for the Kansas City, Missouri Police Department, please click here or contact the KCPD Employment Unit at:
Kansas City, MO 64106
Additionally, the following Police and Sheriff Departments have used our academy in the past for basic law enforcement training. However, attendance at our academy depends on the individual agency's license requirements when hiring.
Please click on the name of the Police or Sheriff Department to be redirected to their website.
For Area Law Enforcement Agencies (ONLY) :
The following dates have been approved for future classes:
- 149th EOC - May 20, 2013
- 150th EOC - September 23, 2013
Tuition Cost is $5,000 per Recruit, plus $315.00 for Uniforms & Equipment. However, this amount is currently under review and may increase prior to these class start dates.
Ammunition must be supplied for each recruit enrolled:
- 5,000 rounds of handgun ammunition of the caliber used by your agency, with lead free primers.
- 500 rounds of shotgun ammunition, which can be buckshot or slug. We would prefer it be one or the other and not a combination of the two for the entire 500 rounds.
We are accepting enrollments from Outside Agencies for the Spring class beginning on May 20, 2013.
If your agency plans to hire and you are interested in sending your applicants to us for training, please send your interest to Danielle.Reilly@kcpd.org, along with the number of applicants your agency foresees hiring and the class date you are interested in.