Citizens may ride with officers while they are on patrol. View the Police Observer Program Policy 324.1 (page 197) here. We are not scheduling any riders during the month of March 2020 due to SXSW. You may still submit ride along forms but please select dates after March 2020.
To apply for a ride-along, please fill out one of the applications Printable or Electronic and follow these instructions for sending the form. When selecting your date to ride, please keep in mind that it takes 3-4 weeks to get a ride along scheduled. Riders may only ride ONCE per calendar quarter.