On Saturday, November 19, 2016, the Dallas Police Department Citizens Police Academy (CPA) graduated 40 students in the 41st class since the program’s inception. The graduates completed a 12-meeting academy program at the Dallas Police In-Service Academy. During the academy, the class members were educated about various units within the police department, such as the Communication Division, Gang Unit, Financial Crimes, Human Trafficking, Family Violence, Canine, Neighborhood Police Officers, and a variety of other units and programs within the department. The CPA is offered twice a year, in both English and Spanish. For information regarding the next CPA, call (214) 670-7624.