Dallas Police Department Recruiting

Dallas Police Department Recruiting An Equal Opportunity Employer
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(214) 671-4409 or (800) 527-2948
[email protected] Qualifications

To be considered for the Dallas Police Department, an applicant must:

1.

Be a U. S. citizen.

2. Be 19 ½ years of age (60 hours from an accredited college - minimum 2.0 GPA) or Be 21 - 44 years of age (45 hours from an accredited college - minimum 2.0 GPA)

3. Have a valid driver license.

4. Must not have committed any felony or Class A Misdemeanor.

5. Have no Class B Misdemeanor convictions within the last 10 years.

6. College credit requirement will be waived if

Be a U. S. citizen.

2. Be 19 ½ years of age (60 hours from an accredited college - minimum 2.0 GPA) or Be 21 - 44 years of age (45 hours from an accredited college - minimum 2.0 GPA)

3. Have a valid driver license.

4. Must not have committed any felony or Class A Misdemeanor.

5. Have no Class B Misdemeanor convictions within the last 10 years.

6. College credit requirement will be waived if

Operating as usual

Happy Friday! It has been an eventful, fun week taking our applicants through our physical readiness test. #DallasPD #Jo...
07/23/2021

Happy Friday! It has been an eventful, fun week taking our applicants through our physical readiness test. #DallasPD #JoinDPD #GoodMorning #HappyFriday

Happy Friday! It has been an eventful, fun week taking our applicants through our physical readiness test. #DallasPD #JoinDPD #GoodMorning #HappyFriday

07/21/2021

Our Recruiting Team and The Academy presented a workout today for John Jay College Of Criminal Justice in New York. We designed this workout to help future applicants pass our physical readiness test. A big thanks to our Academy for being a part of this! #DallasPD #WereHiring

Our recruiting team is out at the Dyess Airforce Base Career Fair today. We are here to answer any questions about a car...
07/19/2021

Our recruiting team is out at the Dyess Airforce Base Career Fair today. We are here to answer any questions about a career with the Dallas Police Department. Come by and say hello. #DyessAirforce #DallasPD #GoodMorning

Our recruiting team is out at the Dyess Airforce Base Career Fair today. We are here to answer any questions about a career with the Dallas Police Department. Come by and say hello. #DyessAirforce #DallasPD #GoodMorning

We're at it again! Come join us at DPD Headquarters today from 7am to 7pm for our Civilian Hiring Event. We'll be accept...
07/17/2021

We're at it again! Come join us at DPD Headquarters today from 7am to 7pm for our Civilian Hiring Event. We'll be accepting applications and testing for positions as a 911 Call Taker all day. Help us complete today's to-do list! #answerthecall

We're at it again! Come join us at DPD Headquarters today from 7am to 7pm for our Civilian Hiring Event. We'll be accepting applications and testing for positions as a 911 Call Taker all day. Help us complete today's to-do list! #answerthecall

Congratulations to the July and August Officers of the Month Sergeant Robert Toatley and Sergeant Dasha Williams!
07/16/2021
July & August Officers of the Month

Congratulations to the July and August Officers of the Month Sergeant Robert Toatley and Sergeant Dasha Williams!

Today, Sergeant Robert Toatley received the July Officer of the Month award, and a luncheon was held in his honor by the Dallas Community Police Awards Committee. Since his promotion, Sergeant Toa…

Dallas Police Department Tactical Support Division captured this sweet moment.
07/16/2021

Dallas Police Department Tactical Support Division captured this sweet moment.

Here is a moment that we were lucky enough to capture; demonstrating the power of mounted patrol’s community engagement and the building of positive relationships between citizens and police. #police #dallas #texas #policehorses #mountedpolice

Tomorrow is our #HiringEvent for 9-1-1 Telecommunicators. See you there! #AnswerTheCall
07/16/2021

Tomorrow is our #HiringEvent for 9-1-1 Telecommunicators. See you there! #AnswerTheCall

Tomorrow is our #HiringEvent for 9-1-1 Telecommunicators. See you there! #AnswerTheCall

Hey Irving, we're here to see you! We'll be at the Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas today for the  North Texas Jo...
07/15/2021

Hey Irving, we're here to see you! We'll be at the Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas today for the North Texas Job Fair hosted by Congresswoman Beth Van Duyne. We'd love to speak to you about a career with the Dallas PD. We'd especially love to talk to you about a position as a 911 Telecommunicator. #answerthecall

Hey Irving, we're here to see you! We'll be at the Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas today for the North Texas Job Fair hosted by Congresswoman Beth Van Duyne. We'd love to speak to you about a career with the Dallas PD. We'd especially love to talk to you about a position as a 911 Telecommunicator. #answerthecall

Another great day at “The Great Place”! Come by and see us and we’ll answer any questions that you may have about career...
07/15/2021

Another great day at “The Great Place”! Come by and see us and we’ll answer any questions that you may have about career opportunities with us.

Reminder: The 9-1-1 Telecommunicators #HiringEvent is this Saturday from 7:00 am - 7:00 pm. We hope to see you there! #A...
07/14/2021

Reminder: The 9-1-1 Telecommunicators #HiringEvent is this Saturday from 7:00 am - 7:00 pm. We hope to see you there! #AnswerTheCall

Reminder: The 9-1-1 Telecommunicators #HiringEvent is this Saturday from 7:00 am - 7:00 pm. We hope to see you there! #AnswerTheCall

We're headed back for our monthly visit to the Fort Hood Transition Assistance Program office. We'll be at the Copeland ...
07/13/2021

We're headed back for our monthly visit to the Fort Hood Transition Assistance Program office. We'll be at the Copeland Soldier Center Thursday 7/15, from 9:00a - 12:00p to answer your questions about a career with the Dallas Police Department. Come by and say hello. #forthood

We're headed back for our monthly visit to the Fort Hood Transition Assistance Program office. We'll be at the Copeland Soldier Center Thursday 7/15, from 9:00a - 12:00p to answer your questions about a career with the Dallas Police Department. Come by and say hello. #forthood

Hey everyone, we’re back at the DFW Asian American Soccer tournament today. Come out and watch some great soccer action ...
07/11/2021

Hey everyone, we’re back at the DFW Asian American Soccer tournament today. Come out and watch some great soccer action and ask us any questions you have about your future with the Dallas Police Department. Our Excellence Begins With You!

Hey everyone, we’re back at the DFW Asian American Soccer tournament today. Come out and watch some great soccer action and ask us any questions you have about your future with the Dallas Police Department. Our Excellence Begins With You!

Happy Saturday! Our Recruiting Team is out supporting The Fifth Annual Dallas Five Throwdown. We are located at The Dall...
07/10/2021

Happy Saturday! Our Recruiting Team is out supporting The Fifth Annual Dallas Five Throwdown. We are located at The Dallas Police Association. Come out to support and honor our heroes. We will be here to answer any questions about some amazing career opportunities with Dallas PD!

American Asian VN United soccer club stands United with Dallas PD recruiters! Come out and see us today and tomorrow and...
07/10/2021

American Asian VN United soccer club stands United with Dallas PD recruiters! Come out and see us today and tomorrow and we can answer any questions you may have about career opportunities with Dallas PD.

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1300 Spring Creek Drive
Garland, Texas

We had a great turn out today for our 9-1-1 Telecommunicators Hiring Event! 124 applicants have taken the Civil Service ...
07/09/2021

We had a great turn out today for our 9-1-1 Telecommunicators Hiring Event!

124 applicants have taken the Civil Service test and 15 have already passed and been given conditional employment offers!

A big thanks to everyone who participated and also to all of those who helped put on this event. #AnswerTheCall #HiringEvent

We had a great turn out today for our 9-1-1 Telecommunicators Hiring Event!

124 applicants have taken the Civil Service test and 15 have already passed and been given conditional employment offers!

A big thanks to everyone who participated and also to all of those who helped put on this event. #AnswerTheCall #HiringEvent

Join us today for the 911 Call takers #HiringEvent. Recruiters will be ready to help you get signed up to #AnswerTheCall...
07/09/2021

Join us today for the 911 Call takers #HiringEvent. Recruiters will be ready to help you get signed up to #AnswerTheCall!

Join us today for the 911 Call takers #HiringEvent. Recruiters will be ready to help you get signed up to #AnswerTheCall!

#GoodMorning We are all ready for our Hiring Event today. Hope to see you all soon!
07/09/2021

#GoodMorning We are all ready for our Hiring Event today. Hope to see you all soon!

#GoodMorning We are all ready for our Hiring Event today. Hope to see you all soon!

Reminder: The 9-1-1 Telecommunicators #HiringEvent is tomorrow from 7:00 am - 7:00 pm. We hope to see you there! #Answer...
07/08/2021

Reminder: The 9-1-1 Telecommunicators #HiringEvent is tomorrow from 7:00 am - 7:00 pm. We hope to see you there! #AnswerTheCall

Reminder: The 9-1-1 Telecommunicators #HiringEvent is tomorrow from 7:00 am - 7:00 pm. We hope to see you there! #AnswerTheCall

2021 Dallas Police Memorial Service.
07/08/2021

2021 Dallas Police Memorial Service.

07/08/2021

2021 Dallas Police Memorial Day Cermony. Honoring and remembering our heroes today and everyday.

#GoodMorning Hope y’all had a safe and amazing 4th of July!
07/06/2021

#GoodMorning Hope y’all had a safe and amazing 4th of July!

#GoodMorning Hope y’all had a safe and amazing 4th of July!

Thanks for coming out to visit us and check out opportunities with Dallas PD. Stay tuned for the next time we’re out at ...
07/01/2021

Thanks for coming out to visit us and check out opportunities with Dallas PD. Stay tuned for the next time we’re out at Cali Saigon Mall.

Thanks for coming out to visit us and check out opportunities with Dallas PD. Stay tuned for the next time we’re out at Cali Saigon Mall.

#SaveTheDate 911 Telecommunicators Hiring Event, July 9th, and July 17th. #AnswerTheCall See below for details.
06/30/2021

#SaveTheDate 911 Telecommunicators Hiring Event, July 9th, and July 17th. #AnswerTheCall See below for details.

#SaveTheDate 911 Telecommunicators Hiring Event, July 9th, and July 17th. #AnswerTheCall See below for details.

A big thank you to everyone who came out to visit us at Jazz In The Park today!
06/26/2021

A big thank you to everyone who came out to visit us at Jazz In The Park today!

A big thank you to everyone who came out to visit us at Jazz In The Park today!

06/26/2021

Join us today until 2pm at Jazz in the Park at the African American Museum of Dallas. Cool breezes, mellow tunes, and some fantastic career opportunities are available for everyone.

We’re back at The Great Place again today! We visit with transitioning soldiers at the Fort Hood Transition Assistance P...
06/24/2021

We’re back at The Great Place again today! We visit with transitioning soldiers at the Fort Hood Transition Assistance Program each month to inform them about opportunities to continue to serve. Come see us today!

We’re back at The Great Place again today! We visit with transitioning soldiers at the Fort Hood Transition Assistance Program each month to inform them about opportunities to continue to serve. Come see us today!

Now Hiring 911 Call Takers! Serve your community and #answerthecall
06/24/2021

Now Hiring 911 Call Takers! Serve your community and #answerthecall

Now Hiring 911 Call Takers! Serve your community and #answerthecall

Congratulations to the DPD Soccer Team on their 3rd place finish at the Texas Police Games! If you're an athlete and int...
06/21/2021

Congratulations to the DPD Soccer Team on their 3rd place finish at the Texas Police Games! If you're an athlete and interested in serving your community while representing your Department in athletic competition, DPD has numerous sports teams to give you those opportunities.

Congratulations to the DPD Soccer Team on their 3rd place finish at the Texas Police Games! If you're an athlete and interested in serving your community while representing your Department in athletic competition, DPD has numerous sports teams to give you those opportunities.

A quick shout out to Dallas native, graduate of David W. Carter High School, and newly minted US Olympic athlete Sha'Car...
06/21/2021

A quick shout out to Dallas native, graduate of David W. Carter High School, and newly minted US Olympic athlete Sha'Carri Richardson on her amazing performance at the Olympic Track and Field Trials in Eugene, Oregon. You make us all proud!

A quick shout out to Dallas native, graduate of David W. Carter High School, and newly minted US Olympic athlete Sha'Carri Richardson on her amazing performance at the Olympic Track and Field Trials in Eugene, Oregon. You make us all proud!

Happy to have been invited to join Chief Garcia at the Dallas Southern Pride Juneteenth Unity Celebration today in Dalla...
06/19/2021

Happy to have been invited to join Chief Garcia at the Dallas Southern Pride Juneteenth Unity Celebration today in Dallas. Come by to speak with us about how you can serve your community. Our excellence begins with you!

Happy to have been invited to join Chief Garcia at the Dallas Southern Pride Juneteenth Unity Celebration today in Dallas. Come by to speak with us about how you can serve your community. Our excellence begins with you!

Come see Le and Adam today at the Cali Saigon Mall! Our excellence begins with you.
06/09/2021

Come see Le and Adam today at the Cali Saigon Mall! Our excellence begins with you.

Come see Le and Adam today at the Cali Saigon Mall! Our excellence begins with you.

FOR the community and FROM the community. We celebrate the diversity of our department. Join our team and make a differe...
06/04/2021

FOR the community and FROM the community. We celebrate the diversity of our department.
Join our team and make a difference. Our excellence begins with you.

FOR the community and FROM the community. We celebrate the diversity of our department.
Join our team and make a difference. Our excellence begins with you.

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1400 Botham Jean Blvd
Dallas, TX
75215

General information

Monthly Testing The following is a summary of the testing options available. Interested applicants should contact a recruiter for information regarding their specific situation. OUT OF TOWN APPLICANTS WISHING TO TEST SHOULD CONTACT A RECRUITER BEFORE MAKING TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS The City of Dallas and the Dallas Police Department accepts applications and conducts testing on a monthly basis. In addition to meeting the minimum qualifications, all applicants must have the required documents in order to begin the testing process. Applicants may complete "PHASE I" testing over a four to five (4-5) day period (Wednesday - Sunday) If you wish to complete the "Monthly Testing" process, you must: 1. Complete the City of Dallas On Line Civil Service Application 2. Print out and retain a copy of your completed application 3. Mail or deliver in person, a sealed official college transcript to: City of Dallas Civil Service Office Dallas City Hall 1500 Marilla Street Room 1-C South Dallas, Texas 75201 4. Your completed Civil Service Application and submitted documents will be reviewed by a Civil Service Representative 5. Subsequent to this review you will be notified of your Civil Service test date and time IMPORTANT INFORMATION: You must bring ALL required documents (as specified on this site) to the Jack Evans HQ immediately after Civil Service Testing. You must contact a recruiter prior to taking the Civil Service Test.

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Monday 8am - 5pm
Tuesday 8am - 5pm
Wednesday 8am - 5pm
Thursday 8am - 5pm
Friday 8am - 5pm

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