Raincross Boxing Academy


Our program started from the idea of a Riverside Police Detective. He partnered with UCR’s Highland Gloves Boxing Club and over time they developed this successful program known as Raincross Boxing Academy The Raincross Boxing Academy program is designed to instill discipline, community involvement, and a healthy lifestyle for the at-risk youth of Riverside   [...]

El Protector


The El Protector program is designed to educate the Spanish speaking community within the City of Riverside through the dedicated efforts of Officers and representatives from 6 different agencies. Agencies that include the Riverside Police Department, Corona Police Department, Riverside County Sheriffs, California Highway Patrol, University of California, Riverside Police Department, and Riverside City [...]

OWE Program


Opportunity with Education (OWE) is a collaborative effort between law enforcement and community-based organizations. The 15 week program is designed to positively redirect male and female “at-risk” youth between the ages of 10-17. Choices and consequences are stressed throughout the program. The OWE program is designed to build self-esteem and encourage the participant toward [...]

Teen 2 Teen


Teen 2 Teen is a youth based program that was founded in partnership with John W. North High School’s Law and Protective Services Academy (LAPS).  The LAPS Academy Seniors are provided public speaking training and equipped with the tools needed to inform their peers about traffic safety issues.  The students involved with the program [...]

RPD Explorers Post 714


The Riverside Police Department Police Explorer Program’s purpose is to provide experiences that help young people mature, and to prepare them to become responsible and caring adults.  Explorers are taught how to be independent and work as a team.  In addition, they are taught the importance of personal responsibility and caring in their relationships [...]