The Cadet Program is a volunteer program administered by the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office (JCSO) and the Port Townsend Police Department (PTPD). The program is designed to give young women and men interested in a law enforcement career firsthand knowledge of this career field by working side by side with law enforcement officers.
Who Can Participate
Anyone ages 14 to
21 years of age and are interested in a career in law enforcement are
encouraged to apply. To apply, pick up a cadet officer application from
either the PTPD or JCSO or contact one of the 3 advisors: