2022 Graduating Class

Youth Academy

The Academy will be held weekly with an in-person or virtual option.

Virtual – Tuesdays – September 26, 2023 to December 12, 2023
Via Zoom, 6:00pm to 8:00pm

In-Person – Thursdays – September 28, 2023 to December 14, 2023
Wackford Valley Oak Ballroom, 9014 Bruceville Rd. Elk Grove, CA 95758, 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Deadline to Apply: Friday, September 15, 2023

The District Attorney Youth Academy is 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 have an opportunity to learn about the criminal justice system, hear from our criminal justice partners, and engage in open communication concerning issues that affect youth today. Topic include: gun violence and gangs, social media and cybercrimes, crime scene investigations (CSI), mock trial, human trafficking, dating violence and stalking.

The program is open to current Sacramento County high school students.  To apply: students must submit a completed application.  Applications accepted on a first come, first served basis.

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For questions, please email YouthPrograms@sacda.org