Reading Buddies

Reading Buddies

Officers and local elementary students alike look forward to time together throughout the year through the Department's reading buddy program. This program provides support for student readers and fosters positive relationships between our community's youth and Naperville Police Officers.

Youth Programs and Resources

The safety and education of our community's youth are top priorities for the Naperville Police Department. Through community partnerships, innovative programming and positive interactions, we strive to enhance the safety of Naperville's youth and inform families of resources available throughout the community.

2018 Summer Youth Academy

Students currently in high school or entering in the fall are invited to apply for Naperville Police Department's summer 2018 Youth Academy for an in-depth look at law enforcement.

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Watch & Learn

Stranger Danger

Say NO, GO and TELL. Every child should know those three words to keep them safe if ever approached by a stranger. Learn more about this stranger danger tip and others from NPD's Crime Prevention Specialist Mary Browning in this NCTV17 report.