The Waco Police Department works to safeguard the lives and property of residents, businesses and visitors, as well as maintains social law and order. It operates community services, internal affairs and community outreach divisions. Its criminal intelligence unit tracks street gangs and probationers, identifies repeat offenders and participates in fugitive task force. The department conducts a citizen on patrol that is a volunteer program, designed for citizens to take an active part in patrolling neighborhood. The Waco Police Department s support abatement forfeiture enforcement unit identifies and arrests criminals. It also supports property owners attempts to maintain safe and peaceful property through environment design inspections and the crime-free multihousing and rental property programs. The Waco Police Department s police cadet program provides an introduction into the law enforcement field to the high school graduates, who wish to pursue a career in law enforcement. It is located in Waco, Texas.