Formed in 1961, the Crowley Police Department works to provide safety and security and protect lives and property through crime prevention and law enforcement. It has an operational bureau that operates uniformed services and criminal investigation divisions. The department is comprised of more than 30 sworn, nonsworn and reserve officers. The Crowley Police Department conducts various neighborhood and crime watch programs, well as hosts a citizen police academy. It supports the Explorer program, which provides law enforcement training to students between the ages of 14 and 21. The department offers information regarding sexual offenders and files criminal complaints. The Crowley Police Department also assists with alarm and firearm permits and files accident and incident reports. It is located in Crowley, Texas.