Oldest HPD academy graduate returns to police force after 18-year absence [...] at 53, Caldwell's returns makes her the oldest person ever to graduate from the physically taxing six-month Houston Police Academy. Caldwell, who originally graduated in July 1993, first served as a night shift patrol officer at the department's Central Division and later with HPD's mounted patrol.
April 9th through April 15th, 2017 is National
Public Safety Telecommunicators Week. To show our appreciation, dispatchers are
allowed to wear different themed costumes throughout the week; today is Super
Hero Day – because Dispatchers are Heroes!