Texas Crime Prevention Association

Texas Crime Prevention Association

49th Annual Conference

July 7-11, 2024, Corpus Christi, Texas
Hosted by South Texas
Crime Prevention Association

Upcoming events

    • Mon, January 08, 2024
    • 8:00 AM
    • Fri, January 12, 2024
    • 5:00 PM
    • First United Bank (3930 Dallas Pkwy Plano, Texas)

    Crime Prevention 2101 introduces students to the concepts of physical security and basic problem solving for law enforcement. Student will learn the basics of target hardening, and crime prevention. The student will be expected to conduct a student presentation as well as identify the following:

    ·        Doors

    ·        Locks

    ·        Windows

    ·        Glass 

    ·        Problem Solving and

    ·        Community Policing

    Materials: Laptop, thumb drive, paper, pen and a positive attitude.

    40 Hours | Exam Required | Home Security Survey & Hardware Store Visit 

    • Wed, January 10, 2024
    • 8:00 AM
    • Fri, January 12, 2024
    • 5:30 PM
    • Houston Marriott North

    The TGCCPA Winter Summit is being put on by the Texas Gulf Coast Crime Prevention Association and is not a TCPA Winter Conference. Anyone is welcome to attend. Classes will be reported as TCOLE 3209 Crime Prevention In-Service.

    January 10-12, 2024
    Houston Marriott North
    255 N Sam Houston Pkwy East
    Houston, TX 77060

    Room Rate $119.00 per night (add $20 for a second person)

    Book your room at the Marriott directly with this link
    Rooms are available from 01/09/24 - 01/12/24
    Last day to book at our special rate is 12/22/23

    Wednesday and Thursday 8-hours TCOLE Training each day
    Friday 4-hours TCOLE Training

    Lunch provided on Thursday

    $150 for all 3 days
    $75 for a single day
    We are now using Flipcause to process our registrations.
    Register at Flipcause

    This Winter Summit will consist of 2-1/2 days (20 hours) of TCOLE credited training. We presented “The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly of Artificial Intelligence for Law Enforcement” in September and it was very well received. We are offering it again on the final day of our Winter Summit.

    Class Schedule (subject to change):

    January 10th
    Welcome and Crime Prevention Tips 8:00am - 10:00am
    Explorer Program, Sgt Terry Garza 10:00am – 12:00pm
    Introduction to PAL Program, Chris Hill 10:00am – 12:00pm
    Explorer Program, Sgt Terry Garza 1:30pm – 3:30pm
    Introduction to PAL Program, Chris Hill 3:30pm – 3:30pm

    January 11th
    Keynote Speaker, Commander Jared Wallace 8:00am-10:00am
    Pasadena Camp Program Officer T. Cannon and Sgt C. Hamilton 10:00am-12:00pm
    Faith and Blue Program 10:00am-12:00pm
    We are providing lunch on January 11th as part of your registration
    Faith and Blue Program 1:30pm-3:30pm
    Problem Oriented Policing 1:30pm-3:30pm
    Problem Oriented Policing 3:30pm-5:30pm
    CCPS Review 7:00pm-9:00pm

    January 12th
    “The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly of Artificial Intelligence for Law Enforcement”
    8:00am – 12:00pm Officer T. Cannon
    CCPS Exam 1:30pm-3:30pm You have the following in your TCOLE PCR: CP1 (2101), CP2 (2102) and CPTED (2103)

    Register at FlipCause

    • Mon, March 04, 2024
    • 8:00 AM
    • Fri, March 08, 2024
    • 5:00 PM
    • First United Bank (3930 Dallas Pkwy Plano, Texas)

    Crime Prevention 2102 covers commercial security and the TCPA Security Assessment. This course is more advanced and goes deeper into commercial applications of security and the power of prevention.  

    Crime Prevention 2102 includes:

    ·        Commercial Doors,

    ·        Locks,

    ·        Windows,

    ·        Power of prevention, and

    ·        Best business crime prevention practices. 

    Materials: Laptop, thumb drive, paper, pen, and a positive attitude

    40 Hours | Exam Required | TCPA Security Assessment Project | Student Presentation

    Exam Required | Home Security Survey & Hardware Store Visit 

    • Mon, April 29, 2024
    • 8:00 AM
    • Wed, May 01, 2024
    • 5:00 PM
    • First United Bank (3930 Dallas Pkwy Plano, Texas)

    Crime Prevention 2103 is an introduction to Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED). CPTED is a multidisciplinary approach that involves urban planning, architecture, law enforcement and community engagement. The course focuses on designing physical environments to reduce the opportunity of crime and enhance overall safety. The student will learn the basic concepts of CPTED and how they are applied in a security plan. The student will be able to identify the following:

    Crime Prevention 2103 includes:

    • Access Control
    • Territoriality
    • Natural Surveillance
    • Maintenance & Management and
    • CPTED Survey Checklist
    24 hours | Exam Required |CPTED Survey Checklist |Student Presentation
    • Mon, July 08, 2024
    • Thu, July 11, 2024
    • 900 N Shoreline Blvd Corpus Christi, Texas 78401

    The 49th Annual Texas Crime Prevention Association Conference will take place on July 08, 2024, through July 11, 2024, in Corpus Christi, Texas at the Omni Hotels & Resorts. The 2024 conference provides continuing training education for Crime Prevention Specialists and Professionals as well as allows for the exchange of Crime Prevention programs that have been successful throughout the nation. The conference agenda will be posted upon completion.

    The Omni Hotel & Resorts is offering TCPA a special group rate of $107.00 USD per night with applicable state and local taxes. Room rate is available 3 days before and after the conference based on room availability.





    Our Mission

    To encourage the prevention of crime through coordinated and concentrated efforts, and through programs and functions that encourage citizen involvement and participation, to preserve safe environments and communities for the citizens of Texas.

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