Houston Police Department

Volunteer Initiatives Program
Citizens Offering Police Support (C.O.P.S.)


Citizens Offering Police Support (COPS) is a component of the Volunteer Initiatives Program (VIP). COPS form the core support group of volunteers who serve to enhance the delivery of police services to the citizens of Houston. There are many administrative volunteer opportunities in various divisions throughout the police department such as:

HPD DIVISIONS
Crime Analysis
HPD Headquarters, 1200 Travis, 77002
Robbery
HPD Headquarters, 1200 Travis, 77002
Inspections
HPD Headquarters, 1200 Travis, 77002
Special Crimes

Westside - 3203 S. Dairy Ashford, 77082
Central - 1200 Travis, 11th floor Downtown
North - 9455 W. Montgomery, 77088
Southeast – 8300 Mykawa, 77033

Jail
Central Jail, 61 Reisner, 77002
Traffic Enforcement
61 Riesner 77002
Juvenile Division
HPD Headquarters 1200 Travis, 77002
Training – Musuem
1200 Travis, 77002
Planning
HPD Headquarters, 1200 Travis, 77002
Vehicular Crimes
61 Riesner, 77002
Property Room
1202 Washington, 77002
 


PATROL STATIONS
Clear Lake
2855 Bay Area Blvd. 77058
North
9455 W.Montgomery, 77088
Eastside
7525 Sherman, 77012
Northeast
8301 Ley Rd, 77028
Fondren
11188 Fondren, 77071
Northwest
6000 Teague, 77041
Kingwood
3915 Rustic Wood Dr. 77339
Westside
3203 S. Dairy Ashford, 77082
Midwest
7277 Regency Square, 77036
 


STOREFRONTS
Anna Maria Lopez
1050 Quitman, 77009
Palm Center
5330 Griggs, 77021
Broadway Square
8751 Broadway, 77061
Southmore
3711 Southmore, 77004
Greenspoint
105 Greenspoint Mall, 77060
Spring Branch
8400 Long Point, 77055
Leija
4701 Galveston Rd. 77017
SunnySide
3511 Reed Road, 77051
Heights
1127 N. Shepherd, 77007
Willowbrook
17375 Tomball Pkwy, 77064
Navigation (Ripley House)
4401 Navigation, 77003
 
   
To become a Houston Police Department volunteer, please view the VIP web page to view the functions of a volunteer, disqualifiers, and information on how to submit an online application.