2018 Business Police Academy

Posted: October 3 2016

 Millsboro Police Department

2018 Business Police Academy

Chief Brian Calloway is pleased to announce the revival of the Millsboro Police Department’s Business Police Academy which will be commencing October of 2018.  The Business Police Academy is based on the same principles as the much-celebrated Citizen’s Police Academy which transpired in 2016; however, this course has been crafted around the interests of local businesses.  Participants in this program will learn steps on how to avoid becoming a victim of a crime and get an inside look on how crimes are investigated.  Each week will have a variety of presentations from entities such as: The Better Business Bureau, Department of Justice, Alarm Engineering, and of course the Millsboro Police Department.  Topics will include:







  • Communication Issues with Businesses
  • Your Case in the Criminal Justice System
  • Overdose Survival Education
  • Commercial Alarm System Benefits
  • Criminal Investigations & Crime Scene Preservation
  • Current Scam and Fraud Trends in Delaware and How to Avoid Them
  • Shoplifting and Your Business
  • CRASE: Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events




This course will be hosted at the Millsboro Town Hall facility on the following dates:  




Week 1: Introduction to Business Academy                10/23/2018 @ 6:00 p.m.


Week 2: Police Operations and Legal Process               10/30/2018 @ 6:00 p.m.


Week 3: Preventing Loss at Your Business                      11/06/2018 @ 6:00 p.m.


Week 4: Active Shooter Response                                       11/13/2018 @ 6:00 p.m.


Week 5: Prize Raffle & Graduation                                   11/20/2018 @ 6:00 p.m.




The Millsboro Police Department’s 2018 Business Academy is open to all business owners within the Town of Millsboro and surrounding areas.  This course is free of charge. 


Advanced registration is required due to limited seating.  To register, fill out the registration form and turn it in at the Millsboro Police Department located at 307 Main St. Millsboro, Delaware, fax it to Millsboro PD at (302) 934-5444, or email your registration form to matthew.dufour@cj.state.de.us.

Registration forms can be attained in person or emailed to those who wish to register.

***Event registration deadline is October 16, 2018.***








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