On Saturday, December 12, 2015, the Dallas Police Citizens Police Academy (CPA) graduated 53 students the 39th class since the program’s inception. The graduates completed a 10-week academy program at the Dallas Police Basic Academy. During the academy, the class members were educated about various units within the police department, such as the Communication Division, Gang Unit, Homicide Investigations, Financial Crimes, Human Trafficking, Family Violence, Canine, Neighborhood Police Officers, and volunteer and youth outreach programs. The CPA is offered twice a year, in both English and Spanish.
For information regarding the next CPA, call (214) 670-7624.