Each year the Central Texas Crime Prevention Association (CTCPA) recognizes members of the association as well as others who have made a significant impact in the field of Crime Prevention. Although everyone is deserving of an award for all the hard work and activities you do, it’s not quite that easy. Please take time to reflect over the past year and if you have someone you would like to nominate for an award please complete the nomination form in the link below no later than 5:00 pm on November 10, 2019.

Link: 2019 Awards Nomination Form

2020 TCPA Conference 
CTCPA will be hosting the 2020 TCPA Conference in College Station.


CTCPA Executive Board Elections will take place at November’s meeting. If you are interested in holding a position on the CTCPA Executive Board, please email me a letter of intent along with approval from your supervisor.  khosea@tamu.edu

Membership Renewal due by December 31, 2019
TCPA Membership Registration & Renewal 

Registration link to Team911:

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Regional Affiliate for the Texas Crime Prevention Association

The Central Texas Crime Prevention Association (CTCPA) is the State of Texas’ premier Crime Prevention Region. Our membership extends to the Hill Country, Brazos Valley and the Capital of Texas. Each member’s employer and community share the responsibility of the execution of Crime Prevention programs and activities.

Our Crime Prevention Association business operations are conducted in accordance with by-laws that have been written and approved by past and present association members. While optimizing resources, our members serve the Armed Forces and Civilians in sustaining the quality of life and environment, and enhancing the well-being of the Central Texas Community in moral, ethical, and professional manner.

Interested in becoming a Certified Crime Prevention Specialists?

Requirements: Complete Crime Prevention I (CPI), Crime Prevention II (CPII), Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED/CPII) and serve in a crime prevention assignment for at least one-year prior to taking and passing the Crime Prevention Specialists Certification Exam.


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CTCPA's vision as an association is to deliver superior education and training opportunities to the community and its members. It is our goal to deliver professional, accurate, and continuing education to our association. This is where your talents, experience, training and background will help us to continually improve our membership. It is important that we keep ourselves relevant to the community, our agencies and each other.

Congratulations to our 2019 TCPA Conference Award Recipients

Andrew Samarripa - Presidential Award

CTCPA members received the following awards during the Awards Dinner. Congratulations to:

Outstanding Citizen Crime Prevention Award - James Pender, Pflugerville PD Outstanding Crime Prevention Specialist from a Medium Agency - Michelle Walter, Travis County Constable Pct 5 Outstanding Crime Prevention Specialist from a Specialized Agency - Kristi Hosea, Texas A&M University Police Dept Outstanding Crime Prevention Agency from a Specialized Agency - Texas A&M University Police Dept


CCPS Recipients:


Vincent Glenn - Waco PD
Angelo Marmarinos - Round Rock PD
Trellis Gaarder - Round Rock PD
Natasha Sawyer - Round Rock PD
John Gabrielson - Austin PD
Matt Perritte - Austin PD
Alfred "Freddy" Erdman II - Buda PD
James Pender, Pflugerville PD



November CTCPA Meeting
Date: Wednesday, 
          November 6th, 2019
Time: 11:30 am to 1:30 pm
Location: Austin Police Association Union Hall
5817 Wilcab Road
Austin, TX 78721

Lunch is sponsored by Austin Police Association Guest Speaker: Commander Chris Vallejo APD


2019 Meeting Schedule/Host


January 9th - Lockhart PD
February 6th - TEXAS A&M PD
March 6th - Temple PD
April 3rd - Fort Hood PD
May 1st - Hayes County SO
June 5th - Pflugerville PD


July 14th-19th - Summer Conference / McAllen, TX
August 7th - Travis County Precinct 2 & 5
September 4th – Waco PD
October 9th – Convergint Technologies
November 6th – Austin PD
December 12 - Round Rock PD




Central Texas Crime Prevention Association
P.O. Box 1164
Pflugerville, Texas 78691

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