Become a Police Officer
Discover an organization with a renewed feeling of pride and sense of purpose. We’re building a crime-fighting partnership between the police and the community as we develop a new sense of promise and potential within our police department. Help us write a brand new chapter in the history of policing…right here in our Nation’s Capital.
The Metropolitan Police Department, Government of the District of Columbia, is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to maintaining a diverse, high quality work force. If you apply for the position of police officer, you will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, family responsibilities, matriculation, physical handicap or political affiliation.
To find out more about MPD police officer careers, call our Recruiting DivisionUnit toll-free at (800) 994-MPDC (6732); or, in the Washington area, at (202) 645-0445. You may also visit the Recruitment Outreach Unit at 101 M Street Southwest, Washington, DC 20024.