Galveston Police Department
Call Us: 409-765-3702

The 37th Galveston Citizens Police Academy begins 9/9/14

The Galveston Police Department is pleased to announce the

37th Citizens Police Academy 

Mondays 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.


The Citizens Police Academy offers insight into Officer Recruitment and Training, Criminal Investigation, S.W.A.T., Crime Scene Investigation, the K-9 Unit, Firearms Training, Vice and Narcotics and much, much more. More importantly, it offers a unique opportunity to connect with your police department.

Don’t miss this great opportunity to learn about Galveston’s Police Department – what they do and why they do it. This is also a great opportunity to become more involved in your community, network with others throughout the community, and ultimately come together in partnership with your police department to improve your community, all at no charge for classes or materials..

You may register online HERE or print and mail a completed application to:

Galveston Police Dept.

Attn: Sgt Destin Sims

601 54th suite 200 Galveston, TX 777551


For further information and to register for the class, please contact

Sgt. Destin Sims.    Office: 409-765-3606      Email:

Applicants should be 18 years of age or older and either live or work in the City of Galveston. Due to the sensitive subject matter applicants will be subjected to a background check. Participants must attend at least 9 classes to successfully complete the course.