The FBI Cleveland Citizens Academy Alumni Association (FBICLECAAA) is a non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization that supports local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies.  The goal of the FBICLECAAA is to promote public safety and security through its two pillars of Community Engagement/Awareness and Education/Training which promote a greater understanding of the FBI mission by organizing various community programs.


Fourth Annual “FLAGS FOR HONOR 2023” – Cleveland Public Square

September 8- 11, 2023

More than 700 American flags are on display every year during the Flags for Honor event. This year will be held at Cleveland Public Square on Patriot weekend September 8-11. The annual event honors hundreds of servicemembers, first responders, medical professionals, teachers, and other “loved ones, family, mentors, and friends.”

The money raised from corporate sponsors and individual donors funds community engagement, education programs, and scholarships to TRI-C Police Academy and supports students at Cleveland schools and families of injured Cleveland first responders.

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The FBI Cleveland Citizens Academy Alumni Association is a member of the FBI National Citizens Academy Alumni Association.  The FBI National Citizens Academy Alumni Association is a community-based and supported organization, distinct and separate from the FBI, designed to promote a safer community through community service projects and a process of educating business, labor, media, medical, minority, religious, government, senior citizens, and other community leaders about law enforcement, with particular emphasis on the mission, resources, and limitations of the FBI.

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FBI Citizens Academy

Want to find out firsthand how the FBI works? Hear how the Bureau tracks down spies and terrorists. Learn how to collect and preserve evidence. See what it is like to fire a weapon and put yourself in the shoes of a Special Agent making a split-second, life-or-death decision? If you are a leader in your community, you just might be able to do that and more––through an FBI Citizens Academy.