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Candidate Assistance Program (CAP)

The Candidate Assistance Program (CAP) has the following purpose:
  • To assist the candidate in attaining a satisfactory level of  physical fitness.
  • To assist the candidate in achieving a passing score on the Physical Abilities Test
  • To assist the candidate in preparing for the physical portion of the Police Academy training
  • To familiarize the candidate with the quasi-military protocol and  self-discipline expected of a recruit officer in the Police Academy.

All participants candidates must be in the police office selection  process for the City of Los Angeles. Those eligible to participate in this program are required to successfully pass the written portion of the examination.

Mondays & Wednesdays 6 pm to 9 pm
Saturdays 7:30 am to 10:30 am
Ahmanson Recruit Training Center
5651 W. Manchester Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90045

Tuesdays & Thursdays 6 pm to 9 pm
Los Angeles Elysian Park Academy
1880 N. Academy Road (near Dodger’s Stadium), Los Angeles, CA 90012

Tuesdays & Thursdays 6 pm to 9 pm
Devonshire Community Police Station
10250 Etiwanda Ave, Northridge, CA 91325
(Meet at the park adjacent to Devonshire at the corner of Devonshire Street and Etiwanda Ave.)
Call Public Safety Bureau if you require further information at (213) 473-9060.