Posted on: July 21, 2016

Apply Now for the Citizens Police Academy

Citizens Police Academy

The next Citizens Police Academy will begin on Thursday, Sep. 8. During the 12-week course, participants learn about topics ranging from criminal law and patrol tactics to use of force. The group may also take field trips to facilities such as the Collin ...Read on...

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Posted on: July 11, 2016

3 Things to Know about Door-to-Door Solicitors


The next time a solicitor knocks on your door, here are some things to keep in mind.

1) Look outside before answering.

If you don’t know the person, it’s okay to speak to them through the locked door or ignore them altogether. Allen Police do ...Read on...

Learn more about solicitor’s permits.
Posted on: June 14, 2016

Guard Your Home with Tips from Serial Burglar


Michael Shayne Durden spent two decades burglarizing homes in Collin and Dallas counties. Now in jail, he shares tips with homeowners to help safeguard their properties.

In an exclusive interview with Allen Police Sgt. Jon Felty and Allen City TV, Durd...Read on...

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