Topeka Police Department is accepting applications for its 41st Citizens’ Academy The Topeka Police Department will accept applications for its 41st Citizens’ Police Academy. This is the 21st year the department has offered this popular program! Classes are held Wednesday evenings from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. beginning August 2nd, 2017. There are two optional […]
Do you know what a Law Enforcement Explorer is? This is a branch of the Boy Scouts of America for youth 14-21 to EXPLORE the profession of Law Enforcement. The TPD has had an EXPLORER post since the 1960’s! These youth meet once a week to learn about different aspects of Law Enforcement through classroom […]
What better way to get in a run than a run for our community? LT Hilton participated Saturday in the Fiesta 5K and placed 3rd! Great Job LT 🙂 Its not over yet! The Fiesta runs July 11-15th- TPD will be out and about through the entire schedule of events- hope to see you there!
Why do the School Resource Officers host summer camps? Because relationships with students don’t end with the school year. They must be fostered year round- with known students and NEW students. With students who have personal challenges and students who are role models and peers to other students. The typical week of a SRO Camp […]
On Sunday at 1030 hours members of the Temple Beth Sholom honored TPD’s CPT Klumpp and Community Police Officer Michael Hendricks for their dedication and diligence in working with them. “Temple Beth Sholom is very grateful to the Topeka Police Department who has, from the very top management to the officers who have protected us […]
Longtime Special Olympics advocate and local facilitator for the Law Enforcement Torch Run got what she deserved recently. While in Maize supporting her athletes at the state track and field games June 3rd, an announcement was made to the crowd at the conclusion of the games in the Maize High School gym. To her surprise, […]
Chief Kramer and TPD staff were on hand today to watch the breaking ground for the new Outdoor Sporting Complex at the Boys & Girls Club of Topekas Adams club. Construction is ready to begin!