Fort Worth Police Department
First Citizens Police Academy for the
Deaf and Hard of Hearing Community
On Tuesday, October 4, 2011, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, the Fort Worth Police
Department will begin its first 12-week Citizens Police Academy for the Deaf
and Hard of Hearing Community. Residents and those of you who work, conduct
business, or attend school in the City of Fort Worth are encouraged to
attend. If you are seeking ways to work with your city’s police department,
you may also consider attending.
The purpose of the Citizens Police Academy is to give citizens an
opportunity to learn about the various areas of the Fort Worth Police
Department. It is also an opportunity for police departments to learn from
community members. Crime Prevention, Homicide, Traffic, Gangs, SWAT, K-9,
Special Victims, Forensics, Narcotics, Vice are examples of areas to be
covered, including a hands on demonstration at the shooting range.
A graduation ceremony will take place on Tuesday, December 20, 2011, for all
participants who complete the 12-week program. Family and friends are
invited. Citizens Police Academy Graduates are give opportunities to
participate in various Fort Worth Police Department activities, including
recruit training. Graduates also have the opportunity to learn from and
about one another. It is a good way to bring communities together.
Applications are being accepted now. Please print your application at:
Please complete and mail it to:
Fort Worth Police and Fire Training Academy
Community Services Officer Monty Lambert
Fort Worth, Texas 76107
Be sure to include any special accommodation and have your application
notarized. The 12-week program will be held at the Fort Worth Police and
Fire Training Academy. Each week will begin at 6:00 PM and end at 9:00 PM.
Keep in mind that each police department is organized differently. The
information you will learn during this 12-week program is about and for the
Fort Worth Police Department only.
Join me in attending the first Citizens Police Academy for the Deaf and Hard
of Hearing Community. Send your application to Officer Monty Lambert at the
above address as soon as possible. For more information, visit
http://www.fortworthpd.com/get-involved/citizens-police-academy.aspx , or
contact Officer Lambert at 817-994-1460 and [email protected].
I look forward to seeing you on October 4th!
Human Relations Commission
Fort Worth, Texas
Email: [email protected]