Applications for the Flower Mound Police Department’s Citizens Police Academy (CPA) open on Monday, Feb. 5. The course is free to Flower Mound residents and explores the inner workings of FMPD. The nine-week course runs from April 2 to May 28. Classes meet in person at the Police Department every Tuesday from 6:30 to 9 p.m.
CPA participants will get hands-on experience in law enforcement practices such as recruitment, training, narcotics, 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.
Please visit www.flower-mound.com/CPA to download an application or pick one up in person at the Police Department, 4150 Kirkpatrick Ln. Applicants must be Flower Mound residents and at least 18 years old. Space is limited, so apply early. Applications are due by 5 p.m. on Friday, March 15.