Crime Prevention Academy

The Beavercreek Police Department is partnering with the Miami Valley Crime Prevention Association to host the department’s first Crime Prevention Academy. 

The four-week academy will take place on Thursday, April 7, 14, and 28 from 6 to 9 p.m., and Saturday, April 23 from 9 a.m. to Noon at Lofino Plaza, 3868 Dayton-Xenia Road. The academy is free and will include the history of community policing and crime prevention, along with the following topics: 

Police and MVCPA

  • Crime prevention organizations and resources in the area 
  • Crime prevention strategies for work and home 
  • Run, hide, fight (active shooter training) 
  • Theory and applications of crime prevention
  • Security surveys - the process and benefits 
  • Common and emerging crimes in the area
  • Shoot, don't shoot (interactive and scenario based) 
  • Personal safety and situational awareness

Participants must register in advance. 


Please return the application to the Beavercreek Police Department by mail, drop-off, or direct email to Officer Kris Brownlee,  

Crime Prevention Academy Flyer