The Annapolis Police Foundation’s main priorities are to support the development of trust between the members of the Annapolis Police Department and the communities they serve.

Community Programs

  • Annapolis Backpack Collaborative

  • Annapolis Police Kids Club

  • Auxiliary Unit

  • Cadet Program

  • Character Counts!: A joint police and elementary school program or the promotion of trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, fairness, caring and citizenship.

  • Citizen Police Academy

  • Citywide Homework Club Program: Officers tutor children 4 days a week after school. 

  • Cocoa with a Cop (Chocolate Binge Festival & Midnight Madness)

  • Coffee with a Cop

  • Community Cookouts

  • Community Crisis Meetings

  • Cookies with a Cop

  • D.A.R.E.

  • Eastport Working Together

  • El Joven Noble Rites of Passage: A Latino focused youth leadership development program.

  • “Know Your Limit” DUI Awareness

  • Little Free Library

  • Movie Nights

  • National Night Out

  • Neighborhood Safety Meetings

  • PEDAL – Watch Your Bike

  • Prescription Drug Drop Box

  • Security Surveys

  • Summer Camps: APD runs an annual fish camp for 500 youths.  APD also holds CSI Camp, D.A.R.E. Camp, STAIR, Sailing Camp, Xinachitl, and Joven Noble Camp

  • Teen Court

  • Transaction Safe Place

  • Police Cadets:  Part time paid positions for college students studying law enforcement. 

  • Police Kids Club: Promoting positive interactions between police and kids.   

  • Police Explorers: A separate non-profit for young persons interested in a career in law enforcement.

The foundation also supports APD’s efforts to obtain the best possible, specialized training for its officers.