Citizens' Police & Fire Academy

Missouri City’s Citizens’ Police & Fire Academy is usually held once a year and offers "behind-the-scenes" view of the dangers police officers and firefighters face on the job. The free, eight-week program is open to residents.

Real World Training

Participants receive instruction in:

  • Traffic laws and criminal law
  • Firearms training simulator
  • Motor vehicle extrication using the jaws-of-life
  • Principles of CPR
  • Live fire demonstration
  • and much more...

There will be a staged SWAT operation, traffic stops, building searches, and crime scene investigations.

Applicant Requirements
  • At least 18 years of age
  • Live or work in Missouri City

After completing the academy, members will be eligible to join the Missouri City Police & Fire Auxiliary and/ or the Citizens Response Team.

Contact Information

For more information, please call Sgt. Russell D’Oench at 281.403.5819.

Next class begins March 30, 2022

The training will begin March 30 and ends with graduation on June 8. The classes will be once a week (every Wednesday) from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. 

Admission is considered on a first-come, first served basis (limited to 14 students). 

APPLY ONLINE beginning Monday. Feb. 14, 2022. (The link will only be active at 12 a.m. on Feb. 14. You will receive an error message prior to that date.)