HPD Chief Art Acevedo at the Citywide PIP Meeting

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Lateral Entry Class Announced for August, 2017

Want to join HPD?

A lateral entry class has been approved for August, 2017. This class is for individuals who already have a TCOLE (Texas Commission on Law Enforcement) license.

In addition to being a licensed peace officer, you must meet one of these other requirements also:

At least 3 years of law enforcement experience from sworn date plus a minimum of 18 months active duty with an honorable discharge

Or

At least 3 years of law enforcement experience from sworn date plus 48 semester hours of credit with at least a 2.0 grade point average

Or

At least 5 years of law enforcement experience

The lateral entry academy will be 9 weeks long, but the field training will be the same as traditional academy classes. Other traditional requirements for joining HPD apply and can be found here.

For more information about joining HPD, please go to www.hpdcareer.com or call the HPD Recruiting Division at 713-308-1300.


Thursday, January 12, 2017

Recruiting for the Week of January 16th, 2017





This Could Be YOU!!!!



Call HPD Recruiting at 713-308-1300 to see how you can join our next academy class!