Los Angeles Citizen's Academy Alumni Association

FBI Los Angeles Citizens Academy Alumni Association


The Los Angeles Field Office is currently recruiting for the spring 2019 FBI Citizens Academy at the Orange County Resident Agency located at 4000 W. Metropolitan Drive, Suite 200, Orange, CA 92868, from April 2 through May 21, 2019. Our critical sector partners, as well as community and inter-faith leaders, who can commit to the eight week program are welcome to apply.

The Citizens Academy is a stimulating eight week program that gives business, civic, community and inter-faith leaders an inside look at the FBI. The mission of the Citizens Academy is to foster a greater understanding of the role of federal law enforcement, and the FBI’s role within the community, through education and open and honest discussion.  Classes will be held on Tuesday, for eight weeks, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., week eight is the graduation and class dinner.  A light dinner is served prior to each class from 5:15 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Deadline to apply is Friday, February 1, 2019 and late or incomplete applications will not be accepted. The attached .pdf application is fill-able and can be saved as a digital file, attached in an e-mail and returned to AMcDonough@fbi.gov.

The Citizens Academy is a competitive process and acceptance is not guaranteed. Class participants are selected by Executive Management and limited to 35 attendees. All applicants will receive a notification letter one month prior to the start date, via USPS.


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