The Citizens Constable Academy is currently a FREE eleven-week program designed to give the public a working knowledge of the Montgomery County Pct. 4 Constable Office, local law enforcement and county government. Each session consists of weekly classes that meet at the Pct. 4 Justice of the Peace courtroom. The instruction is comprehensive, each week different divisions within the department are covered.

Course topics can include:

  1. Patrol
  2. Civil Service
  3. Livestock
  4. SRT
  5. Rescue
  6. JP Court/Baliff
  7. Reserve 
  8. Asset Forfeiture
  9. Neighborhood Watch
  10. Narcotics
  11. K9
  12. Shoot/Don't Shoot Exercises
  13. Crime Scene Practical
  14. Surrounding Law Enforcement Agencies

The slogan of the Citizens Constable Academy is, “Understanding through Education.”  The goal is to educate the public about the Montgomery County Pct. 4 Constable Office and associated county offices and to increase the rapport between citizens and law enforcement.

We hope the graduates of the Citizens Constable Academy become more aware and better informed about how law enforcement operates, and will encourage friends, coworkers and families to join the Montgomery County Pct. 4 Constable Office in this rewarding program.

The qualifications to attend the Citizens Constable Academy are:

  1. Must be 18 years of age
  2. Must be a resident of Montgomery County or work in Montgomery County
  3. Must pass a background check and not have been convicted of any felony crimes

Note: This is not peace officer/law enforcement academy, and upon completion you will NOT become a peace officer.  

If you would like to attend the next Citizens Constable Academy, please fill out the form below.  You can also contact the Community Resource Division at 281.577.8446

Name *
Name
Home Address *
Home Address
Primary Phone Number *
Primary Phone Number
Alternate Phone Number
Alternate Phone Number
Work Address
Work Address
Work Phone Number
Work Phone Number
Date of Birth
Date of Birth
Emergency Contact *
Emergency Contact
Emergency Contact Phone *
Emergency Contact Phone
Have you ever ridden before? *
Are you under the care of a physician? *
Have you ever been convicted of a felony? *
Are you pregnant? *
Do you currently have any pending charges? *
CITIZEN’S CONSTABLE ACADEMY & RIDE-ALONG PROGRAM- The undersigned voluntarily wishes to participate in the citizen’s academy and ride-along program, which is a hazardous activity with the potential for death, serious injury and property loss. The risks include, but are not limited to; those caused by terrain, facilities, temperature, weather, condition of equipment, vehicular traffic, negligent and non-negligent actions of other people including, but not limited to participants, volunteers, officers and citizens. I hereby assume all of the risks of participating in the citizen’s academy and ride-along program. I certify that I am physically able to participate in the citizen’s academy and ride-along program and have not been advised otherwise by a qualified medical person. GENERAL AGREEMENT - WAIVER AND RELEASE (Adults over 18) In consideration for being permitted by the Montgomery County Pct. 4 Constable Office to participate in the above activity, I hereby WAIVE RELEASE, and DISCHARGE any and all claims for damages for personal injury, death, or property damage, which I may have or which may hereafter accrue, as a result of my participation in said activity. This release is intended to discharge, in advance although the liability may arise out of negligence or carelessness on the part of said County, Constable Kenneth “Rowdy” Hayden, or their officers, employees or agents, connected in any way with, my participation in said activity. I understand that the above activity may be of a hazardous nature and/or include physical and/or strenuous exercise or activity; that serious accidents occasionally occur during the above activity, and that participants in the above activity occasionally sustain mortal or personal injuries and/or property damages as consequence thereof. Knowing the risks involved, nevertheless, I have voluntarily applied to participate IN SAID ACTIVITY, AND I hereby assume any and all risks of injury or death and RELEASE and HOLD HARMLESS the County Of Montgomery, Constable Kenneth "Rowdy" Hayden and their officers, employees and agents who through negligence, carelessness, or any other act or omission might be liable to me. I further understand and agree that this waiver, release and assumption of risks is to be binding on my heirs and assigns. And Upon anyone claiming by, through or under me. I FURTHER AGREE TO INDEMNIFY and to HOLD the County of Montgomery, Constable Kenneth "Rowdy" Hayden, and their officers, employees and agents FREE and HARMLESS from any loss, liability, damage, cost or expense which they may incur as a result of any injury and/or property damage, or claim made against or by me. I HAVE CAREFULLY READ THIS AGREEMENT, WAIVER AND RELEASE AND FULLY UNDERSTAND ITS CONTENTS. I AM AWARE THAT THIS IS A RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND A CONTRACT BETWEEN MONTGOMERY COUNTY, AND MYSELF AND I HAVE SIGNED IT ON MY OWN FREE WILL.
The Citizen’s Constable Academy and Ride-Along Program is dangerous and carries with it the potential for death, serious injury and property loss. The risks include, but are not limited to, those caused by terrain, facilities, temperature, weather, condition of equipment, vehicular traffic, negligent and non-negligent action of other people including, but not limited to; participants, volunteers, officers and citizens. I hereby assume all of the risks of participating in the Citizen’s Constable Academy and Ride-Along program. I certify that I am physically fit for participation in the Citizen’s Constable Academy and Ride-Along Program, and have not been advised otherwise by a qualified medical person. In consideration of my application and permitting me to participate in the Citizen’s Constable Academy and Ride-Along Program I hereby, for myself, my executors, administrators, heirs, next of kin, successors, and assigns agree and do as follows: (A) Waive, Release and Discharge from any and all liability for my death, disability, personal injury, property damage, property theft or damages of any kind which may hereafter accrue to me in participating in or in traveling to and from this event. THE FOLLOWING ENTITIES OR PERSONS: The County of Montgomery, The Montgomery County Pct. 4 Constable Office, Constable Kenneth "Rowdy" Hayden and their directors, officers, employees, volunteers, representatives and agents; (B) INDEMNIFY and HOLD HARMLESS the entities or persons mentioned in the paragraph from any and all liabilities or claims made, through or under me or by other individuals or entities as a result of any of my actions during this event. I hereby consent to receive medical and hospital treatment which may be deemed advisable in the event of injury accident and/or illness during the Citizen’s Constable Academy and Ride-Along Program. I understand that during the Citizen’s Constable Academy and Ride-Along Program or related activities, I may be photographed. I agree to allow my photo, video or film likeness to be used for any legitimate purpose by the event holders, producers, sponsors, organizers and/or assigns. This Accident Waiver and Release of liability shall be construed broadly to provide a release and waiver to the maximum extent permissible under applicable law. I am aware that the Citizen’s Constable Academy and Ride-Along Program, I seek to participate in, is a hazardous activity. I am voluntarily seeking participation, with the knowledge that there are dangers involved. I agree that I assume and accept all risk of injury, death, or other loss and that I do this with intention to relieve the above named entities and persons from liability to me and all other persons whatsoever.
I do hereby authorize a review of and full disclosure of any and all records concerning me to any duly authorized agent of Montgomery County, Texas whether the said records are of a public, private, or confidential nature. I understand that any information obtained by a personal history background investigation which is developed directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, upon this release authorization will be considered in determining my suitability for the Citizen’s Constable Academy and ride along program by Montgomery County Constable Pct. 4. I also certify that any person(s) who may furnish such information concerning me shall not be held accountable for giving this information, and I do hereby release said person(s) from any and all liability which may be procured as a result of furnishing such information. A photocopy of this release will be valid as an original thereof, even though the said photocopy does not contain an original writing of my signature.
Date Signed *
Date Signed