Constable Citizen Academy

The Constable Citizen Academy is a 10-week (25 hour) course to educate citizens about all aspects of the Precinct 4 Constable's Office.

Session Topics

  • History of the Office
  • Civil Process
  • Writ Execution
  • Environmental Enforcement
  • Use of Force
  • Officer Safety
  • Self Aid / Buddy Aid
  • Handcuffing Techniques
  • Traffic Stops
  • Mock Trial with Justice of the Peace 4
  • Low Light Encounters
  • Response to Active Shooter
  • Graduation


Date: Thursdays, January 
Time: 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Location: Precinct 4 Training Room
Dates: January 25 through April 4


There is no charge to attend the academy, but we will ask participants to purchase an academy polo (approx. $30). Seating is limited to the first 25 accepted applications. Applications are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Completed applications must be received no later than January 12th. Unless otherwise requested, all notifications regarding the class will be communicated through the email address supplied on the application. For additional information or questions, please call 512-352-4181 or email Lt. Mike Pendley at [email protected]

Fill out the Constable Citizen Academy Online Application.

Background Check

A background check will be conducted on all applicants. No one under the age of 21 is eligible to apply.  Persons with a prior felony conviction will not be accepted. All applicants will be notified of acceptance.