• Must be 21 years of age or older
  • Must possess a valid driver's license
  • Must provide and maintain proof of auto insurance
  • Must possess a good driving record (no major violations in past 5 years)
  • Must complete background investigation
  • Must complete mandatory orientation and trainings
  • Commitment of one year of service
  • Commitment of a minimum of 16 volunteer hours per month, on average
  • Commitment to attend on-going (monthly) training as required
  • Commitment to attend an annual minimum of 9-hours, on-going, in-service education
Examples of Duties:
  • To create a visible presence to deter crime
  • To actively patrol neighborhood areas
  • To observe, record and report suspicious activities
  • To work with sensitive information and maintain strict confidentiality
  • To assure personal and public safety, at all times
  • To document and maintain monthly time records and reports
  • To complete all initial required forms and maintain current information in volunteer file
  • To participate in neighborhood and community education and awareness activities
  • To assist with the development, growth and monitoring of the COP Program
  • To assist with public speaking and program promotion
Working Conditions:
  • Shift work
  • Driving in various weather conditions
  • Sitting for several hours at a time

Citizens on Patrol volunteers patrol areas include but are not limited to: Gold Canyon, Queen Valley, San Tan Valley, Arizona City, Uninincorporated areas surrounding Apache Junction, Coolidge, Florence, Casa Grande, Hidden Valley, Thunderbird Farms, Stanfield, and Red Rock.

Top COP Donors

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Apache Junction
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Walmart #2671
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