FBI St. Louis Teen Academy Program 2013-2014

On May 16, 2014, St. Louis Division FBI agents concluded the initial Teen Academy initiative for high school students at Northwest Academy of Law with a completion ceremony at the local St. Louis school, located at 5140 Riverview Boulevard, St. Louis, MO.

The initiative started in September 2013, included a mock bank robbery scenario for students to interview role players played by Citizens Academy Alumni participant and FBI St. Louis Division personnel.  Students were tasked with investigating the mock robbery, collecting evidence, building and then presenting their case at a mock trial presided over by St. Louis Citizens Academy Alumni Association president, Mr. Don Anderson.

Pictured are the school principal, teacher and the student groups that successfully completed the FBI sessions and received certificates from Acting Special Agent in Charge, Mr. Martin Culbreth; and congratulatory handshakes from the FBI agents that provided the training and from FBI Citizens Academy Alumni Association board representative, Mr. George Wilder.