The Lawrence Township Police Department Youth Academy is a program designed to provide youth with firsthand knowledge about the duties and responsibilities of a police officer. Some of the topics will be car accident investigations, traffic enforcement, crime scenes, arrest, physical control, fire safety, first aid, report writing and physical conditioning. This program is available to Lawrence Township residents between 13 and 17 years of age. Classes will meet from 8 AM to 3 PM in the Lawrence Township Police Station. Class size is limited to the first 25 applicants on a first come basis.