Citizens Police Academy
The Cedar Park Citizens Police Academy is a 15-week program where people can learn about the Department's work and grow their understanding about law enforcement operations, tactics and governing laws and principles during weekly two hour sessions.
The Citizens Police Academy (CPA) offers an overview of Animal Control, Patrol, Traffic Enforcement, Criminal Investigations, Regional Response Team (SWAT) and Negotiations, Crisis Intervention, Communications, Officer Involved Shootings, K-9, Narcotics and Weaponry among other topics through interactive experiences, training and discussion.
Classes are Mondays from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. starting September 2, 2019 through December 9, 2019.
Requirements for participation:
- Must live or work in Cedar Park
- Must be at least 18 years of age
- Must pass a simple background check