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Duty calls in the nation’s capital. The Metropolitan Police Department is now hiring for entry level police officer, experienced police officer, cadet and volunteer positions. Start your journey with us―apply today!

Entry Level Officer Program

Become a part of a dedicated, community-oriented police department that serves and protects Washington, DC. Police officers will perform the vital public services of preserving the peace, protecting life and property, preventing crime, apprehending criminals, and enforcing the laws and ordinances of the District of Columbia and the United States. No previous law enforcement experience is required to be considered for employment for entry level positions. However, applicants must meet the minimum requirements. To learn more and to apply, please visit this website.

For more information about our cadet, civilian and volunteer positions, please visit JoinMPD.

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