May 16, 2019 - May 28, 2019
East Mesa Public Safety Complex
550 N. Sonoma Ranch Blvd.
Las Cruces, NM 88011
Apply for Citizens Academy
Thursday, May 16, 2019
The Las Cruces Police Department is accepting applications for its Citizens Academy that’s set to begin June 1.
The academy will provide participants with an overview of the Las Cruces Police Department and will give citizens a better understanding of how officers perform their duties. Participating in the academy also benefits those individuals interested in LCPD’s Volunteer Program.
Applicants cannot have any felony convictions or, within the last three years, any misdemeanor or DWI arrests. Direct relatives of p olice officers cannot apply for the academy.
The Citizens Academy will begin June 1 and will be held from 8 a.m. to noon each Saturday in June. The academy will be held at the East Mesa Public Safety Complex and applicants selected will be asked to commit to attending each session.