The DeSoto Citizen Police Academy Alumni Association (DCPAAA) operates under the umbrella of the DeSoto Police Department. Many years ago, graduates of the DeSoto Citizen Police Academy formed their Association to provide input and support for the DeSoto Police Department. Over the years the organization has grown and become a very important resource for the police department and the community of DeSoto. DCPAAA members have provided countless volunteer hours and assisted the police department in many ways.
The sole purpose of the DCPAAA is to form bonds within the community, and to assist and support the DeSoto Police Department. This is accomplished through a variety of different activities, including but not limited to: