Criminal Justice

The Riviera Beach Police Department (RBPD) runs the Criminal Justice Academy at Inlet Grove High School. The programs are designed to prepare high school students for productive employment in the criminal justice field.

Students will explore academic and career information in such areas as corrections, probation, juvenile justice and law-related fields.  Decision-making, problem-solving, verbal, and written communication skills will be emphasized. This unique program also has classes available through our Pre-Law Academy

Unique Opportunities

  • Youth Explorer Program
  • Leadership training through laboratory and classroom work.
  • Dual enrollment opportunities in Criminal Justice through Palm Beach State College.
  • Real World Scenarios on land, sea & air
  • K9 search & rescue
  • Community service and internship opportunities to local criminal justice agencies, including RBPD, corrections, the courts, State Attorney’s Office, Public Defender’s office and legal firms.
  • Guest speakers from various areas of the Criminal Justice field.


Course Information

Online CreditNo
Wheel ClassNo
Block ScheduleYes
Prerequisites3.0 GPA
LocationOn Campus

Officer Walter Terrell


Not Applicable

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