Any interested citizen who resides or works in Mineral Wells or Palo Pinto County is encouraged to attend. Citizens involved with the Mineral Wells/Palo Pinto Co. community in some way, such as youth involvement, neighborhood watch, and neighborhood groups are very important to the Academy.
Citizens 18 years of age or older.
Citizens with no prior felony convictions.
When is the Academy?
The MWPDCPA is held once a year. Please see the current CPA Application and Syllabus for the start and end dates. All Classes will be held on Thursday nights and begin promptly at 6:45 pm with announcements. Classes begin at 7:00 pm and a break is scheduled for 7:45 pm.
How do I apply to the Citizen Police Academy?
Applications are available here or at the Mineral Wells Police Department.