Police Academy Class 020 Jun 202010 Posted by Tom Savoca on 06/20/2010 Police 2 Responses to “Police Academy Class 020” Allison Smith says: 10/29/2010 at 2:09 am What are the first steps to take to become a police officer? Where should i start? I am willing and excited to get started in an amazing career feild admin says: 10/29/2010 at 8:47 am Allison, It does depend on what department you want to work for so contact them first. Generally for most departments in Broward County you must take a swim, physical and written test at the Broward Police Academy when applying to the department that you are interested in. Again, contact the departments first.