Citizens Police Academy

The Flower Mound Police Department is now accepting applications for the popular Citizens Police Academy (CPA). This 8-week course is free to Flower Mound residents, and explores the inner workings of FMPD. Classes will be held virtually via Zoom every Wednesday from 6:30 to 8 p.m., beginning on Wednesday, March 24. The last class will be held on Wednesday, May 12. 
CPA participants will learn about different law enforcement practices, including 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 Wednesday, March 17. Applications are available in person at the Police Department, via email, or online here (requires Adobe Reader).

Applicant Requirements:
  • 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.