Massachusetts Police Academies

All new police recruits in Massachusetts must graduate from one of the municipal police academies, six regional police academies or the Massachusetts State Police Academy. All academies in the state meet requirements set forth by the Massachusetts Criminal Justice Training Council.


Police Academy NameAddressPhone
Barnstable County Police AcademyPO Box 746
Barnstable, MA 2630
508-771-5391
Boston Police Academy85 Williams Ave
Hyde Park, MA 2136
617-635-8000
Boylston Regional Police Academy221 Main Street
Boylston, MA 01505
781-437-0322
MBTA Transit Police Academy240 Southampton Street
Boston, MA 2118
617-222-1170
Massachusetts Criminal Justice Training Council41 Terrace Hall Ave
Burlington, MA 1803
617-727-7827
Mass State Police Academy340 West Brookfield Road
New Braintree, MA 1531
508-867-1000
New Bedford Regional Police Academy1204 Purchase Street
New Bedford, MA 2740
508-992-7014
Plymouth Regional Police Academy24 Long Pond Road
Plymouth, MA 2360
781-437-0330
Randolph Regional Police Academy6 Adams Street
Randolph, MA 2368
781-437-0321
Reading Regional Police AcademyP.O. Box 522
Reading, MA 1867
781-437-0340
Western Mass Regional Police Academy1†Armory Square
Springfield, MA 1102
413-755-5721

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