How long do you spend in police academy?

Frequently Asked Questions HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO BECOME POLICE OFFICER ?

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DURATION IN POLICE ACADEMY 

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CALIFORNIA 26 WEEKS As per standards of California P.O.S.T
FLORIDA 6 MONTHS 8 am to 5 pm, Monday to Friday
NEW YORK 6 MONTHS New York City Police Academy
ILLINOIS 480 HOURS Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standard Board : SLEA
PENNSYLVANIA 22 WEEKS 7am to 5pm, Monday to Friday
NEW JERSEY 24 WEEKS Sea Girt, New jersey State Police Academy
GEORGIA 11 WEEKS Entry Level Law Enforcement Officer