300 S. Bridge Ave.,
Weslaco, TX 78599
Emergencies: 9-1-1
Ph.: (956) 968-8591
Fx.: (956) 969-0762

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Community Affairs (CA) & Training Division
The Community Affairs & Training Division is commanded and directed by an assigned Captain who oversees the Lieutenant, Sergeants, Police Area Representatives (PARs) officers, School Resource Officers (SROs), and the Public Information Officer (PIO). The Community Affairs & Training Division is responsible for creating a positive police/community relationship. Additionally, they take a proactive approach to eliminating pattern crime through community education.

Community Affairs & Training Lieutenant, Sergeants, and PAR Officers
The Community Affairs Lieutenant oversees Community Affairs Sergeants and the four (4) Police Area Representatives (PARs). The Lieutenant also coordinates both peace officer and community training.  The Outreach Sergeant reports directly to the Outreach Lieutenant and oversees the day-to-day efforts of the PARs. The Outreach PARs are directly responsible for:
•    police/community presentations
•    social media updates
•    neighborhood watch programs
•    business watch programs
•    public education campaigns

Community Outreach Request form: 
WPD Community Outreach form (PDF)
**Please return the registration form at least one week prior to the event/presentation** 

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Weslaco Police Department Training Division
- Classroom Rules (PDF)

Weslaco Police Department Training Division
- Course Registration Form (PDF)

Weslaco Police Department Training Division
- Admission Request Letter (PDF)

Training Calendar of Events:
January 2024 Training Calendar (PDF)  February 2024 Training Calendar (PDF) March 2024 Training Calendar (PDF)
April 2024 Training Calendar (PDF) May 2024 Training Calendar (PDF) June 2024 Training Calendar (PDF)
July 2024 Training Calendar (PDF) August 2024 Training Calendar (PDF) September 2024 Training Calendar (PDF)
October 2024 Training Calendar (PDF) November 2024 Training Calendar (PDF) December 2024 Training Calendar (PDF)

Public Information Officer (PIO)
The Public Information Officer will use all available avenues of communication, including press releases, briefings, press conferences, and social media, to maintain open channels of communication with media representatives and the public about the status and progress of the event, taking all opportunities to reassure the public about the professional management of the event. 

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