are 4 different Youth Academy programs offered. All Youth Academy
programs are 1 week in length, Monday – Friday from 9am to 3 pm.
Youth Academy is held at the Suffolk County Police Academy in
Brentwood, NY. We offer 5 Youth Academy sessions during the year.
Youth Academy is open for ages 14 to 20 years old.
High School Youth Academy
students must contact their High School Guidance Counselor / School
Social Worker or Criminal Justice teachers to apply for the High
School Youth Academy. The academy is held in July. The High School
Youth Academy point of contact is PO Daniel Fraas
County Executive Youth Academy
Executive Youth Academy is held in July and August. There are two
sessions held. Applicants
MUST contact the County Exec’s Youth
Bureau at 631-853-8720 or email
if interested in attending. Please visit
for more information.
Explorer/Sea Cadet Youth Academy:
You MUST be an ACTIVE Explorer or a member of the USN Sea Cadet Corps to
attend this session. The academy is held in mid-August. Explorer/Sea
Cadet Youth Academy point of contact is PO Caroline Maher
BOCES Criminal Justice Youth Academy:
Students MUST be enrolled in the BOCES High School Program and they have to apply
for the BOCES Criminal Justice Youth Academy through their BOCES
Criminal Justice teachers. The academy is held in late April / early
May. The BOCES Criminal Justice Youth Academy point of contact is PO