Patrol Stories INC. is a nonprofit organization that fosters positive interactions and experiences between children and Law Enforcement to promote student safety both at school and at home. Patrol Stories focus is to build a strong relationship between students and First Responders, while creating a new positive step forward in public safety education.
Patrol Stories is the most requested live program in the country. Using a concert style performance, Patrol Stories incorporates the use of animation, music, audio and visual production and live character performances to create the most epic and exciting student learning experience. Over 70,000 students participate in the program each school year. Click below to learn more about each program offered.
Dedication. Expertise. Passion.
Our organization is founded by active duty law enforcement professionals and has a board of directors with decades of experience in the non-profit sector. Our team is passionate about our mission, and we are constantly exploring new and creative ways to strengthen, unify and serve every community.
Founder / President
Justin De La Cruz
As a former Police Officer and Fire Fighter, I understand the importance of community engagement and positive interactions between students and first responders. That's why I founded Patrol Stories Inc. As a published author and experienced public speaker, my mission is to create a positive learning experience that fosters understanding and empathy. I believe that by working together we can build stronger communities and create a brighter future for all.
Law Enforcement Liaison
Michael brings over 10 years of law enforcement experience to the table. With specialized knowledge in areas such as dignitary protection, burglary and gang division, and criminal investigations units. Michael is also passionate about youth advocacy and ministry.
Board of Directors
Jessica Renee Brown
Jessica is a seasoned attorney with a passion for helping others, She brings over 20 years of experience litigating and consulting with businesses in a wide variety of topics. She is dedicated to making a difference by promoting positive change and opportunity for all.
Ellie is the Miss Texas 2023 title holder and has a passion to serve every community. Ellie's platform "Cops in the Community" supports positive engagement between Law Enforcment and citizens. Ellie's mission is to unify communities while also motivating children to follow their dreams and stay safe.