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DA Anne Marie Schubert Announces
4th Annual Youth Academy

District Attorney Anne Marie Schubert announces student applications are now being accepted for the 4th Annual Youth Academy, a program in partnership with the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department, Sacramento Police Department, Sacramento County Probation Department, Sacramento County Public Defender's Office, Rancho Cordova Police Department, Elk Grove Police Department and Galt Police Department.

Students will learn about the criminal justice system, hear from our criminal justice partners, and engage in open communication with law enforcement about issues that affect youth today. 

Topics include: anatomy of a criminal case, race as a factor in the criminal justice system, use of force, gun violence, gangs, dating violence, human trafficking, marijuana, crime scene investigation and evidence, and distracted driving.  A career fair will be held at graduation.

Academies will be held approximately twice a month in the evenings from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at FOUR locations:

Tuesdays: September 18, 2018 - March 12, 2019

 Trinity Life Center
5225 Hillsdale Blvd., Sacramento 95842

             Wednesdays: September 19, 2018 - April 10, 2019 

Rancho Cordova Police Department
2897 Kilgore Road., Rancho Cordova CA 95670

Thursdays: September 27, 2018 - March 21, 2019 

Dr. Ephraim Williams Family Life Center
4036 14th Avenue, Sacramento 95820 
Mondays: September 24, 2018 - April 8, 2019 

Elk Grove City Hall
8401 Laguna Palms Way, Elk Grove 95758 

*An optional one-day field trip is scheduled to tour the Sacramento Superior Court

The program is open to current Sacramento County high school students.  Students can apply for either the South, North, East or Elk Grove/Galt area academy by submitting a completed application, which can be downloaded at  Space is limited and on a first come, first served basis. 

The deadline to apply is September 7, 2018

For more information on youth programs, or to request a speaker on youth related criminal justice topics, visit or email or


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