The New Castle County Police Youth Academy is designed for boys and girls, young men and women who need mentorship. The goal of the program is to teach the youth values and discipline needed to succeed in a variety of careers and in life. The program offers lots of fun-filled, hands-on activities that promote the growth and development of the youth. Young men and women who join will learn a variety of police procedures, including fingerprinting, evidence collection and patrol procedures. They will also participate in a host of community events. The youth will be equipped with tools needed for future careers and successful citizenship within our communities.