La Joya I.S.D. Police Dept.

7209 Ann Richards Road Mission, Texas 78572

PD (956) 323-2040, Fax (956) 580-7095


Mission Statement  

The mission of the La Joya ISD Police Department is to protect the safety, and welfare of all students, district personnel, and the district’s property within carefully prescribed policy, ethical, statutory, and constitutional restrictions.


Major Responsibilities

· To ensure a safe and secure environment for teaching and learning.

· Patrol

· Investigations

· Monitoring of surveillance cameras & alarm systems.

· Random K-9 searches at all district campuses.

· Respond to emergencies

· Assist federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies.

· Assure that every student will achieve their full academic potential, and that every person has a right to a safe school.

· Deter criminal acts, and violence through a proactive approach. 

· Enforce all state laws within the jurisdiction of the La Joya Independent School  District.


  •  K-9
  •  First Offender Program
  • "Book 'Em Cops and Kids Literacy Campaign"
  •  Police Explorer Post 1210
  •  Eddie Eagle Gun Safe Program
  •  McGruff The Crime Dog
  •  Honor Guard