Community Volunteer Opportunities

Oviedo PD Community Police Academy

The Oviedo PD will be hosting the Annual Police Academy.  For more information  on this opportunity to attend the Academy, click here.


Community Oriented Policing Services (C.O.P.S) 
& Volunteer Center at Oviedo Marketplace 


The 4,200-square-foot C.O.P.S. & Volunteer Center brings many police services, displays, educational brochures, youth programs, demonstrations, community relations programs, and information about the City directly to the public in the convenience of Oviedo Marketplace mall.

  • The display and demonstration area is more than 1200 square feet.
  • The Center includes a 35-seat classroom for public safety and crime prevention seminars, as well as community meetings.
  • Community Relations, School Resource and Youth Services Officers and Police Volunteers serve the people of greater Oviedo, Seminole County and eastern Orange County from the C.O.P.S. & Volunteer Center.

Volunteers are needed to staff the C.O.P.S. & Volunteer Center and to assist with a variety of programs including, but not limited to:

  • Community On Patrol
  • Volunteers in Policing (VIP)
  • Seniors vs. Crime

To volunteer or find out more about programs at the C.O.P.S Center call (407) 971-5707 or e-mail your personal interests to Community Relations Lieutenant Heather Capetillo at, or Sergeant Carl Rager at