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The City of Corpus Christi has implemented four new programs for customers impacted by the winter storm. Learn more at

  • Gas Utility Bill Mitigation Program
  • Water Utility Bill Relief Program
  • Off-Cycle Brush Removal Plan
  • Emergency Plumbing Repair Program

Learn more about CCPD tours, ridealongs, and presentations.                                                             



CCPD offers free tours of the main police station located at 321 John Sartain in Corpus Christi. The tour includes access to the property room, Central Records, Uniform Division, and Criminal Investigations Division. For further assistance, please contact the Crime Prevention Division at (361) 886-2765.


Police Ridealongs

The Corpus Christi Police Department Ridealong Program is offered to residents, students and those employed within the City. Every attempt will be made to accommodate interested persons. The following factors must be met to be eligible for a the Ridealong:

  • Must be 18 years of age
  • If under 18 years of age, participants must be Active members of Police Explorer Post #133
  • No prior criminal history
  • No pending criminal case

Ridealongs are scheduled a week in advance for evening shifts on Thursday, Friday, and Saturdays. Qualified individuals who would like to participate in the Ridealong program may sign-up at the main Police Station, 321 John Sartain Street on weekdays from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. or call (361) 886-2685 for additional information.

Perspective Ridealongs must sign a waiver of liability form, pass a criminal background check, and watch a short informational video before being approved to ride along. An individual approved to ride along is required to be suitably dressed in a collared shirt, blouse, or jacket, slacks, and shoes. Sandals, T-shirts, tank tops, shorts, and ripped or torn blue jeans are not permitted. Hats and ball caps will not be worn.


Kid Safety

The Corpus Christi Police Department provides parents and children with practical information to prevent child abduction and exploitation. The importance of dialing 911, dangers of texting, and bullying are some of the topics included in this presentation. Please contact the Crime Prevention Division at (361) 886-2765 to schedule your presentation.



The Corpus Christi Police Department has many programs and presentations that can aid in the protection of our city. We do whatever it takes to keep the city a safe place to live. The Corpus Christi Police Department will come to your community to do a presentation on how to keep you and your neighbors safe from crime.

Click on any of the following topics for more information:

Complete our online Crime Prevention Presentation Form to request a presentation for your school or organization. Presentations are filled on an available basis.