Camden County College Police Academy

The Camden County College Police Academy was established in 1988 and is certified by the New Jersey Police Training Commission to offer basic police officer training, basic county corrections officer training, juvenile detention officer training, SLEO I training. The academy is a partnership with Camden County College, the Camden County Prosecutor's Office and the Camden County Chiefs of Police. In addition to the basic courses, the academy offers in-service training courses and specialty training courses taught by dedicated law enforcement educators. The academy is located at the Lakeland Campus of the Camden County College on Woodbury-Turnersville Road in Blackwood, New Jersey.

Our Mission

Is to provide the highest level of training for our Law Enforcement Community and to enhance the quality of police professionalism through education.


Academy Staff

Stephen Addezio, Director of Academy
(856) 374-4950

Patricia Steiner, Administrative Assistant
(856) 374-4950

Sue Hanstein
, Administrative Assistant

Lt. Kevin Lutz
, Chief Instructor - Basic Class for Police Officer

(856) 374-4954

Thomas Hamilton, Basic Class for Police Officer – Class Coordinator


Lt. Dimitri Collins, Basic Class for Corrections Officer - Class Coordinator

(856) 374-4059

Robert Doyle, In-Service Training / Alternate Route Program Coordinator
(856) 374-5012

C/O James White, Range Master

(609) 206-0881

Basic Class for Police Officers (BCPO)

Basic Class #68 will graduate on August 25, 2016
Basic Class #69 will start on August 1, 2016 and will graduate on December 22, 2016
Basic Class #70 will start on January 23, 2017 and will graduate on June 15, 2017

SLEO II Class #2 dates TBA

Alternate Route Program

The start of the 2017 Alternate Route Program Selection Process has been announced. If you are interested in the Camden County College Alternate Route Program, go to the Alternate Route Program Webpage and review how to apply for the Program.

An Information Session will take place on Saturday July 9, 2016 at 10:00am at the Regional Emergency Training Center in the Stewart Auditorium. The selection process will be introduced via a PowerPoint presentation and a question and answer segment.

Registration for the ARP will begin on Saturday July 9, 2016 immediately following the information session. The CCCPA will accept ARP applications Monday through Friday 08:00 hours to 14:30 hours. The registration period will end at 15:00 hours on Friday August 12, 2016. All forms and documents are located here.


Training Catalog Updates

The below listed classes are now filled for 2016

Methods of Instruction
Police Service Rifle Instructor
Interview & Interrogation

Firearms Instructor
Basic Swat
Street Survival

Advanced Rifle Operator Crime Scene Investigation
Rapid Deployment Response to Active Shooter