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Junior Deputy Academy

Annually, the Comal County Sheriff’s Office, with the support of Comal Independent School District, hosts Junior Deputy Academies. During this program, deputies from the various sections of the Sheriff’s Office visit with participants and introduce them to the different functions they provide. Some of these functions include: Patrol, SWAT, Sheriff’s K-9, Crisis Negotiations, Honor Guard, Criminal Investigations, Crime Prevention, 911 Emergency Center, Narcotics/Drug Awareness, along with the Fire Department and EMS, Air life, Public Utilities along with many other presentations. On Wednesday of each camp, the participants tour the Sheriff’s Office, Detention Facility, Communications (911) Center, Criminal Investigations Section, Warrants Division Office and Patrol Center. 

 

Camps are open to all Comal County residents ages 9 to 11. 

 

In 2019, the program will be offered for its 10th year. This year, there will be three camps: 

 

1) Canyon Middle School, 2014 FM 1101, New Braunfels, TX 78130. June 10 - 14 (*150 student maximum

 

2) Mountain Valley Middle School 1165 Sattler Rd. Canyon Lake, TX. 78132 July 8 – 12 (*100 student maximum

 

3) Smithson Valley Middle School, 6101 FM 311Spring Branch, TX. August 5 – 9 (*150 student maximum

 

Camp times are from 8am to 12pm Monday through Friday. All children attending receive a T-Shirt and Graduation Certificate along with a bag of donated items from the community.

 

For questions, please call us at (830)643-5840

 

Applications are accepted online, by mail, and in-person:

 

Online:

www.co.comal.tx.us/SO/Junior_Deputy_Academy.html

 

By mail:

            Community Resource Team Office

 1297 Church Hill Dr. Ste. 305

 New Braunfels, Texas 78130

 

In-person:

            Drop off at the Goodwin Annex Building