Round Rock Police accepting applications for Citizens Police Academy

The Round Rock Police Department is accepting applications for the Citizens Police Academy, a free 14-week educational opportunity that gives participants a behind the scenes look at the many functions of the police department.

The Citizens Police Academy is a hands-on course where participants gain an insider perspective on the realities of life as a police officer through participation in activities such as emergency vehicle driver exercises, investigation skills, SWAT and K-9 demonstrations and more.

Classes will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays beginning Feb. 7 at the Round Rock Public Safety Training Center, 2801 N. Mays St. Space is limited.

To be eligible for CPA, you must be a citizen of Round Rock. Graduates are eligible for additional training and volunteer opportunities such as Citizens on Patrol, as well as membership in the Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association (CPAAA). 

For more information please email




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