Police Ride-Along Program

Residents can observe police work first-hand through participation as a passenger / observer in a marked police vehicle. Ride with an officer for a maximum of eight (8) hours (between 8:00 am and 12:00 am).
Safety requires the following rules:
  • Must be 18 years old or older
  • Must be able to pass a background check
  • Must abide by the conditions of participation and sign a waiver of liability form
  • Rides end at 12:00 am regardless of start time
  • Limit one ride every month 
  • One participant per vehicle
  • No more than 2 separate ride-along during any given tour of duty
  • Rides must not exceed 8 hours per approval
  • Requires at least a 48-hour advance notice
  • Must present identification at start of ride-along
  • Dress must be casual and neat.