H. Joaquin Jackson Law Enforcement Academy

The Sul Ross State University H. Joaquin Jackson Law Enforcement Academy concentrates on small-town and rural law enforcement. It is the goal of the academy to provide quality training at the lowest possible cost to participating agencies. Professionalism and a community-service philosophy are stressed in all training programs.

SRSU was licensed as a certified Texas law enforcement academy by the the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education in May 1982.

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Intermediate Crime Scene Investigation (2106) In-Service has been rescheduled to August 26-August 30.  Please make your plans accordingly.  We apologize for any inconvenience.  




New as of June 9, 2019:  In-Service Training Calendar is available.   Please click on the In-Service Training Calendar link above under Program Information.  To register for a class, please email lea@sulross.edu.  Thank you!



The next H. Joaquin Jackson Law Enforcement Academy will begin January 2020!  More information will be published here as it becomes available.




The 2019 academy begins February 25, 2019 and the application deadline is February 18, 2019. There is a mandatory orientation during the first class day of February 25, 2019 from 8AM-5PM. The application requires extensive paperwork, a physical and psychological examination, and fingerprinting, so if you are interested please contact the Law Enforcement Academy as soon as possible to pick up an application.

Please see our training calendar for other upcoming offerings.  Contact  the Law Enforcement Academy in MAB 106 or at

432-837-8704 for further information about the Academy or CEU course.

 You may also email lea@sulross.edu  or email Secretary Melissa Fierro at melissa.fierro@sulross.edu

for a digital application or for additional information.