Community Volunteer Opportunities

Community Police Academy

Each year the Oviedo Police Department holds a Police Academy. The next academy will be held in February 2023.

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

The 4,200-square-foot C.O.P.S. and 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 1,200 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. and Volunteer Center

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

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

To volunteer or find out more about programs at the C.O.P.S Center call 407-971-5712 or email your personal interests to Community Relations Lieutenant Wes Deliz or Officer Charles Crutcher.

Please use our Online Application Form to apply to the Community Police Academy, Community On Patrol, Volunteer Programs or Internships.

Community Police Academy Updated Flyer