The Detroit Police Department has a strong tradition of serving of community at the highest levels, and this is an exciting time to join the force. The opportunity for advancement and promotion is exceptional. DPD offers an extraordinary range of career options, from street patrol and investigations to advanced tactical units, crime analysis, special victim units, community relations, human resources and more. Join Detroit’s Finest and make a difference
Police Officer - Detroit
A police officer shall be responsible for performing a variety of duties related to the
protection of life and property, enforcement of criminal and traffic laws, prevention of
crime, and preservation of the public peace. We offer an extraordinary range of career options, from street patrol and investigations to advanced tactical units, crime analysis (Computer Science and Communication majors), special victim units (great for Psychology and Social Work majors) community relations and more.