Our 5D Homeless Outreach Team collected blankets from our 5D members to pass out to our community today.
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Our 5D Homeless Outreach Team collected blankets from our 5D members to pass out to our community today.
When 5-year-old Carter told Officer Johnson he wanted to learn how to ride a bike, Officer Johnson knew exactly what to get him for Christmas! Enjoy your new ride, Carter! 🚲🎁
Our 3D Outreach Team provided boxed goods and groceries to our residents in the Columbia Heights community this morning! 👍
“Be intentional with yourself and the kind of officer, leader, and person you want to be along the way.”
Commander Bryant - we see you, we hear you, and we will always remember the way you continue to impact our community each and every day.👏
Yesterday, MPD's Internal Affairs Bureau and Hockey Team dropped off 1,551 toys to the children at Children’s National Hospital! Thank you to all who participated in this toy drive benefiting Dr. Bear's Closet. We love spreading holiday cheer to these deserving children each and every year!🎁
The Third District’s Angel Tree Gift Giveaway was a success! Over 200 kids came to receive gifts, enjoy good food, and take pictures with Santa! 🎄
Our 2D Outreach Team with UDC Police Department hosted our first annual holiday party! Law enforcement agencies came together to give 5️⃣0️⃣ families an extra special holiday! 🎄🎁
Our 7D Outreach Team with some of our MPD Recruits & the Anacostia Coordinating Council held the 53rd Annual 7D Holiday Party! 🎅 Food, music, and gifts were enjoyed by our community!
🎄Join our Third District for the Annual Christmas Party Celebration!🎄
TODAY, Dec. 16 from 4-6pm @ the Third District Station! We hope to see you there!
5D Outreach Team helped bring Santa to the Edgewood Community for their event! They worked out and talked about online safety tips to help protect themselves against scams this holiday season!
Join us tomorrow for our MPD Prospect Day! Prospect Day allows applicants to complete multiple steps of the application process in just 1️⃣ day! Register now at JOINMPD.DC.GOV
Today, Congress honored the Metropolitan Police Department and the United States Capitol Police with the Congressional Gold Medal, the highest expression of national appreciation for distinguished achievements and contributions, for our service and sacrifice on January 6, 2021.
We appreciate this honor that has been bestowed upon us. The bravery of our law enforcement members that day will never be forgotten.
Mountain bike training has its perks! 🚲👏 Check out the DC landmarks our members visited as they tackle a new adventure becoming certified Mountain Bike Officers with MPD.
Join MPD's Internal Affairs Bureau and MPD Hockey Team for a Toy Drive! Running until December 17th, donations will be accepted at all MPD District Stations and Substations, the Metropolitan Police Academy, Special Operations Division, Violent Crime Suppression Division, and 441 4th Street, NW.
The donations made to Dr. Bears Closet ensure that patients continue to have opportunities to play and be kids with the many donated toys, games, and books in Dr. Bear’s Closet. Whether comfort is needed before a child’s medical procedure or to celebrate a birthday, Dr. Bear’s Closet is fully stocked with age-appropriate gifts that will brighten the patients’ day.
Thank you to Washington DC Police Foundation for inviting us to their Women in Blue event last night!💙 It was a honor for some of our female MPD members to celebrate their accomplishments and the representation of women in policing here at MPD.
‼️‼️NEW SALARY ALERT‼️‼️
In addition to a $20,000 hiring bonus and in $6,000 rental assistance, our starting salary is now $66,419! After 18 months, officers earn $72,668 and after just 5 years, the salary jumps to $88,327. Now is a great time to join our team! Apply today at JOINMPD.DC.GOV
Our Fourth District Community Outreach Team spent the day at the wellness center having great conversations about upcoming holiday events and safety tips! 🎄🎁
Are you considering a career in policing? Our starting salary is now $66,419, and after 18 months, officers earn $69,208. After just 5 years, officers earn a salary of $88,327. We are still offering a $20,000 hiring bonus, too. Apply today at JOINMPD.DC.GOV
Meet MPD’s newest dogs… German Shorthaired Pointers! MPD Recruitment News chats with Officer Dyson about these new pups and the impact they will make in the community. Want to be a K9 officer like Officer Dyson? Learn more at joinmpd.dc.gov and apply today! 🐾🐶
Happy Thanksgiving from the men and women of the Metropolitan Police Department! We are grateful for our hard-working members and grateful to serve our DC community each and every day in the nation’s capital. 🦃🍁
This week, our members have been distributing turkeys to our residents to help make sure everyone has a delicious
Today, the 2D Outreach Team distributed socks, masks, and snacks to individuals experiencing homelessness. The officers also provided information on services available.
A day full of giving for our 1D members and cadets! They started their day by putting together self-care care packages for our residents and ended their day with Senior Safety Bingo!👏
Our 5D Outreach Team was invited to St. Anthony’s Catholic School to talk about internet safety! We want our residents to remember to remain private online and to never bully others. Thanks for having us! 👍
The holiday season can be a stressful time for many, and our MPD members across the District want to help out in any way we can.
Our 1D Outreach Team held a turkey giveaway over the weekend for our amazing community!🦃
November is National Aviation History Month! Did you know that MPD has their own helicopter, also known as “Falcon”, which is used for a variety of needs and purposes within DC? Take a look at our Aviation Unit and the work they do each and every day from the sky! 🚁👏
Ready to take your career to new heights? Join MPD today! Visit joinmpd.dc.gov to learn more.
Cadet Angelo Denton has dreams of joining MPD's Harbor Patrol when he becomes a sworn officer. What dreams do you want to accomplish in your future?🚤
Join MPD today for a bright future in policing in the nation's capital! JOINMPD.DC.GOV
1D Outreach worked with the Residential Services and Bible Church to host a Appreciation Day for our community members! This patriotic-themed brunch started with chicken and waffles, and ended with great conversation! 🍗🧇
Our 3D members had a blast in Columbia Heights last night during the event! ✨ Music, community, & fun!
Our 5D Outreach Team & the Friends of 5D Mentoring Group created beautiful art 🎨 in honor of today!
Today, we honor all veterans in our MPD family, Washington, DC, and across the nation.
The Metropolitan Police Department thanks you for your service.
Sergeant Judy Gautreaux is the first Dominican female sergeant to serve at the Metropolitan Police Department. Her drive and passion for helping others makes her a tremendous police officer in our city!
Looking to make a positive change in your life? On Saturday, Dec. 10th we're hosting an MPD Prospect Day! Complete multiple steps of the application process to join MPD in just ONE DAY!
Register now @ JOINMPD.DC.GOV
A big thank you to Cohort 17 who finished their fall session on Tuesday! This group has experienced and learned a lot about MPD and policing these past 8 weeks. 👏
Sign up for our spring session today!
We hope you all had a safe and spooktacular Halloween night in DC! 🎃🕸
Thank you to those who joined us for our many safe haven events this year! 👻
at our safety tips before you go trick-or-treating tonight! 🎃
Join us for our FUN & SPOOKY Halloween Safe Haven events! See below for more info, and we look forward to seeing you there!🍬
Did you know that Uniformed Division officers routinely work with Washington Metropolitan Police Dept. in many different capacities, including serving warrants?
Canoe 🛶 you believe today’s beautiful weather in DC? ☀️
Today, MPD’s Community Focused Patrol Unit hosted a youth canoeing event, “Canoemobile”, with over 50 kids in our community! Thank you to those who joined us and to for their partnership in this event. 👏
Our MPD team is recognizing today to support survivors of domestic violence. 💜
This past weekend, out-of-town high school students from Denmark visited our First District Station & learned all about MPD & policing in the nation’s capital! 🚔
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🔥Are you ready for Friday?!🔥 The Special Olympics DC Law Enforcement Torch Run is almost here and we are READY TO RUN! Register NOW @ dctorchrun.org #LETorchRun
What does Frank Ray and MPD Recruiting have in common? We both will not stop…recruiting or making music. Of course we always stop at stop signs🤠 We’re actively hiring and offering a $20k hiring bonus. To apply or learn more, visit joinmpd.dc.gov or click the link in our bio!
Hoy marca el comienzo del Mes de la Herencia Hispana, una celebración de un mes que reconoce las contribuciones de los hispanos en los Estados Unidos. Aquí en MPD, nos gustaría tomar un momento para agradecer y reconocer a todos nuestros oficiales hispanos por su servicio hoy y todos los días al Distrito de Columbia. ¡No podríamos mantener seguras a nuestras comunidades sin su ayuda! ¿Interesado en unirte a nuestro equipo? Visite JOINMPD.DC.GOV para obtener más información y aplicar hoy. #HispanicHeritageMonth #dcpolice #womeninpolicing #makeadifference #givebacktoyourcommunity 💛❤️🧡💛🧡❤️💛🧡❤️💛🧡 Today marks the start of Hispanic Heritage Month, a month long celebration that recognizes the contributions of Hispanic people throughout the United States. Here at MPD, we would like to take a moment to thank and recognize all of our Hispanic officers for their service today and every day to the District of Columbia. We couldn't keep our communities safe without your help! Interested in joining our team? Visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV to learn more and to apply today.
MPD & DC Fire And EMS are going to new HEIGHTS to find new recruits! Elevate your future and apply today at joinmpd.dc.gov or fems.dc.gov 🚔🚒🚑
Throwing it back to #NationalNightOut2022 for this #ThrowbackThursday! We want to thank all of our local and federal partners and community members for joining in on the fun this year!🚔🌠 #NNO
Join us TOMORROW for our final #BeatTheStreets of 2022!☀️ Catch us at 1300 Congress Street, SE, from 1-7:30pm! Watch below to see some of the fun we’ve already had this summer! ⬇️⬇️⬇️
☕️Coffee & Conversation☕️ with Patrol Services South and our Special Liaison Branch was a success! Thank you to everyone who joined us & a big thank you to @starbucks for their partnership!
T-minus 2️⃣4️⃣ hours until the best day of the year‼️👏 Take a look at this flashback video from NNO 2021! Join us in any one of our 7 districts for our National Night Out events! We look forward to spending the night with our community members and building relationships that will last a lifetime. See you there! ☀️ #ExcellenceIsTransferrable
“There’s just something different that women bring to the table when we’re talking about multitasking, solving problems, thinking outside of the box, and what does this situation need. I see greatness.” As an Assistant Chief of the Metropolitan Police Department, Morgan Kane sees the greatness that women bring to the law enforcement profession. We accepted the #30x30challenge to increase women in our recruit classes to 30% by the year 2030. Will you join us to increase female representation in our department? Visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV to apply today!
‼️Calling all DC residents ages 17-24‼️ Do you want to make a positive impact on your local community and EARN while you LEARN? If so, apply today to be a cadet at JOINMPD.DC.GOV!
The MPD Cadet Corps is a specialized program for 17- to 24-year-old Washingtonians to serve part-time as uniformed, civilian employees. As a member of the Cadet Corps, you will earn a salary, while also taking college courses, and will earn up to 60 tuition-free credits toward a degree – putting you on track to enter MPD’s Police Officer Recruit Program.
🚨 We’re ready, are you? 🚨 MPD is hiring and invites you to join us TOMORROW at our next Prospect Day! Sign up today at JOINMPD.DC.GOV! Interested in learning more about our hiring process? Make sure you follow our brand new recruiting page, @joindcpolice, to learn more about our recruitment process!
Chief Contee has continually challenged each bureau within MPD to participate in a monthly community service project. Here is a recap from our Green Team Keeping it Clean project! Looking to serve your community every day? JOINMPD.DC.GOV
Are you looking for a way to PAWsitively impact the DC community? 🐾🐶 After only 3 years of patrol experience, you are eligible to apply for a position on our K9 team. To learn more and to apply, please visit: JOINMPD.DC.GOV. We wish you luck on your journey with MPD! #OurMPD #DCpoliceofficers #wearehiring #recruiting #newopportunities #policedogs #policecanines
We are actively hiring and filling recruit classes monthly. Join us on August 20th for MPD Prospect Day. Apply today at JOINMPD.DC.GOV #OurMPD #Recruiting #Hiring #newopportunities
Today, August 6, 2021, marks 160 years of progress; of pushing forward the field of policing to new heights of excellence. We are incredibly honored to have served the residents and visitors of Washington, DC, for 160 years and we look forward to the many years to come! 🥳
MPD is actively hiring and filling recruit classes. Apply today at joinmpd.dc.gov! #ExcellenceIsTransferrable #OurMPD #hiring #career #recruiting #recruitment
Join Chief Contee and Dr. Muhammad of Howard University for the 5th listening session of Building Relationships and Partnerships. Join us now on Zoom by registering bit.ly/MPDandHUzoom
As an MPD cadet, you will not only make new friends, but you will also be part of something bigger than yourself. You will be part of a team that gives back to DC and makes a difference throughout the community everyday you come to work. To join our team of MPD cadets today, visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV. #cadets #mpdcadets #opportunity #earnwhileyoulearn #teamwork #hiring #future #givingback #ExcellenceIsTransferrable
In just one year, Sixth District Officer Brandt helped save nine lives using Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC). All MPD officers are trained in TECC and they frequently use this important training to save lives across the District of Columbia. Check out Officer Brandt’s impactful story below and visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV to start your journey today. Don't wait on a hero. Become one. #ExcellenceIsTransferrable #positivepolicing #savinglives #policeheroes #beyondthebadge #policing #WashingtonDC #policinginDC #communityfirst #ExcellenceIsTransferrable #TECCtraining #hero #lifesaving #lifesaver #police #womeninlawenforcement
Chief Contee provides an update to community members regarding the shooting that took place on 14th and Riggs St NW on 7.22.21.
Join Dr. Muhammad and Chief Contee for a listening session on Police Accountability, Transparency and Training. Join while we are live by going to bit.ly/MPDandHUzoom
Join Chief Contee and Dr. Muhammad for a listening session on the role of police in each of DC's 8 wards.
Despite all the odds seemingly stacked against her, Cadet Taylor didn’t give up. Her story is, “for the mother’s out there that don’t believe they can make it. You got to do it, you got to make a better life”. For decades the MPD Cadet Corps has given DC youth a fair shot. Apply today at https://joinmpd.dc.gov.
Who understands community better than the youth of our city? Cadet McCourt wants to make sure DC youth are seen and heard from Joliet Street SW to Birch Street NW. Apply to join MPD's Cadet Corps today at JOINMPD.DC.GOV.
"The bottom line is that the police department is part of the ecosystem of community. We all have a space in this, and our part in this is to build relationships with our community." - Chief Contee Register for the June 16th community listening session: bit.ly/MPDandHUzoom
DC Corrections Information Council4th Street NW
Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial CommissionLibrary of Congress/Adams
Department of Energy & Environment1st Street NE
Smithsonian Migratory Bird CenterG Street NW
U.S. Environmental Protection AgencyPennsylvania Avenue NW
United States Conference of MayorsI Street Nw 4th Floor
DC Commission on the Arts and HumanitiesI Street SE
Millennium Challenge Corporation - MCC14th Street NW
House Committee on Education and Labor RepublRayburn House Office