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Citizens Police Academy  

The Richmond Police Department is now accepting applications for Class #27 of the Richmond Citizen’s Police Academy (RCPA).

 The purpose of the Citizen’s Police Academy is to provide you with a better understanding of the operations of the Richmond Police Department.

 The classes will begin on Thursday, February 6, 2020 at the Richmond Police Department located at 600 Preston Street in Richmond, Texas.  Class hours are from 6:30 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.  Classes will be held every Thursday for ten (10) sessions.  The only cost for this opportunity is your time and dedication.  We will make the classes both informative and entertaining.

 During the academy, you will be exposed to many areas of law enforcement including but not limited to;

  1. Meeting the staff and officers of the Richmond Police Department.
  2. Touring the Richmond Police Department and Fort Bend County Jail.
  3. Riding along with Richmond Police Officers during their shifts, if you choose.
  4. Participating in the “TASER training”. (Full participation optional)
  5. Participating in the “Shoot, Don’t Shoot” Firearms Training Scenarios

 Join the more than 650 involved citizens who have graduated from our Citizen’s Police Academy by completing an online application below.

Citizen's Police Academy APPLICATION

 Completed applications may be mailed, emailed or faxed to the address below                                                                                       

Richmond Police Department

Attn: Lt. Lowell D. Neinast

600 Preston Street

Richmond, Texas 77469

Fax (281)232-0004

Call (281) 342-2849 or email for more information.


“Together we can make a difference”



Richmond Citizen's Police Academy Alumni Association

The Richmond Police Department Citizen’s Police Academy Alumni Association (RCPAAA) meets on the last Monday of every month at 7:00 PM, at the City of Richmond Police Department Classroom located at 600 Preston Street.

The RCPAAA is a 501(c)3 Organization

Thanks for supporting the RCPAAA !

For more information on the Richmond Police Department Citizen's Police Academy contact:

Richmond Police Department
Lt. Lowell D. Neinast
600 Preston Street
Richmond, Texas 77469
(281) 342-2849 or

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