The Flower Mound Police Department is now accepting applications for the popular Citizens Police Academy (CPA). This 10-week course is free to Flower Mound residents, and explores the inner workings of FMPD. Classes meet every Thursday from 7 to 9:30 p.m. starting Thursday, March 26. In addition to every Thursday night, the class will meet on one Saturday. Classes are held at The Flower Mound Police Department, located at 4150 Kirkpatrick Lane.
CPA participants will get hands-on experience in law enforcement practices such as recruitment, training, narcotics, firearms, K-9, and crime scene analysis. Students will also gain a better understanding of the different divisions within the Department including; Traffic, SWAT, Patrol, and Criminal Investigation.
Upon completion, participants will be eligible to join the Flower Mound Police Department Citizen Police Academy Alumni Association, volunteer with the Police Department, and participate in Citizens Public Safety Patrol.
Due to limited space, please apply early. Applications are due by 5 p.m. on Thursday, March 12. Applications are available in person at the Police Department, via email, or online here (requires Adobe Reader).
Must be at least 18 years old.
Must be able to pass criminal history and background check.
Must be a Flower Mound resident or business owner.
Must be of good moral character.
For additional information, please email Community Services.