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Join DC Police The Metropolitan Police Department is currently hiring police officers to work within the great city of Washington, DC. 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 diver

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 diver

Operating as usual

01/11/2022

"I come to work because I want to be a part of the future, that ensures peace. And I will be that peace. I will be my change.” Don’t just see the change, become the change. Are you looking to make a difference within your community and the future of policing? If so, MPD is hiring cadets! For more information and to apply, visit JOINMPDC.DC.GOV.

#mpdcadets #wearehiring # #dcpolice #poetry

Look up to a brighter future with MPD! MPD is now hiring academy classes monthly. Join  the Department as a police offic...
01/10/2022

Look up to a brighter future with MPD! MPD is now hiring academy classes monthly. Join the Department as a police officer and work in an exciting, dynamic and impactful career every day. Interested? Visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV to learn more and to apply today. Our next MPD Prospect Day is Friday, January 21st - we will see you there! #wearehiring #dcpolice #recruiting #dcjobs #washingtondc #hiringpoliceofficers

Look up to a brighter future with MPD! MPD is now hiring academy classes monthly. Join the Department as a police officer and work in an exciting, dynamic and impactful career every day. Interested? Visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV to learn more and to apply today. Our next MPD Prospect Day is Friday, January 21st - we will see you there! #wearehiring #dcpolice #recruiting #dcjobs #washingtondc #hiringpoliceofficers

Are you looking for a new position where you can make a difference every day you come to work and also give back to DC? ...
01/05/2022

Are you looking for a new position where you can make a difference every day you come to work and also give back to DC? Then, you should apply for the new Special Assistant position here at the Metropolitan Police Department! To learn more about this position, and to formally apply, please visit https://careers.dc.gov/ and search for JOB ID: 15507. Good luck on your journey with MPD!

Are you looking for a new position where you can make a difference every day you come to work and also give back to DC? Then, you should apply for the new Special Assistant position here at the Metropolitan Police Department! To learn more about this position, and to formally apply, please visit https://careers.dc.gov/ and search for JOB ID: 15507. Good luck on your journey with MPD!

01/04/2022

Don’t just see the change, become the change. Are you looking to make a difference in the nation’s capital and the future of policing? If so, MPD is hiring and starting recruit classes monthly. For more information, visit JOINMPDC.DC.GOV.

Are you tired of your boring 9 to 5 desk job? Well, good news! MPD is hiring recruit classes monthly. Join MPD as a poli...
12/13/2021

Are you tired of your boring 9 to 5 desk job? Well, good news! MPD is hiring recruit classes monthly. Join MPD as a police officer and work an exciting, dynamic and impactful career every day. Interested? Visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV to learn more and to apply today. Our next MPD Prospect Day is this Friday, December 17th. #wearehiring #dcpolice #dcjobs #recruiting #hiringpoliceofficers #womeninlawenforcement

Are you tired of your boring 9 to 5 desk job? Well, good news! MPD is hiring recruit classes monthly. Join MPD as a police officer and work an exciting, dynamic and impactful career every day. Interested? Visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV to learn more and to apply today. Our next MPD Prospect Day is this Friday, December 17th. #wearehiring #dcpolice #dcjobs #recruiting #hiringpoliceofficers #womeninlawenforcement

12/13/2021

Let’s keep it real. You didn’t dream of working a 9 to 5.

You always wanted a career where you could have fun and also make a real difference. Bring your skills into a field where you can make an instant impact. Join MPD today and put your fingerprint on shaping the future of law enforcement. Visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV to learn more and to apply. #dcpolice #hiring #recruiting #dcjobs #policejobs #wearehiring #makeadifference

To better support our members, MPD is currently recruiting leaders of all faiths and denominations to serve as volunteer...
12/10/2021

To better support our members, MPD is currently recruiting leaders of all faiths and denominations to serve as volunteer police chaplains. The application deadline is January 18, 2021 at 11:59pm. To apply or learn more, visit https://joinmpd.dc.gov/career-position-2020/volunteer-corps today!

To better support our members, MPD is currently recruiting leaders of all faiths and denominations to serve as volunteer police chaplains. The application deadline is January 18, 2021 at 11:59pm. To apply or learn more, visit https://joinmpd.dc.gov/career-position-2020/volunteer-corps today!

Let’s keep it real. You didn’t dream of working a 9 to 5. You always wanted a career where you could have fun and also m...
12/08/2021
Not Your Average Desk Job - DC Police New Recruitment Video

Let’s keep it real. You didn’t dream of working a 9 to 5.

You always wanted a career where you could have fun and also make a real difference. Bring your skills into a field where you can make an instant impact. Join MPD today and put your fingerprint on shaping the future of law enforcement. Visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV to learn more and to apply. #dcpolice #hiring #recruiting #dcjobs #policejobs #wearehiring #makeadifference

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ooz4CH_4qpA

Let’s keep it real. You didn’t dream of working a 9 to 5. You always wanted a career where you could have fun and also make a real difference. Bring your ski...

At MPD, we are not just police officers.            We are influencers, techies, foodies, gamers and more. Come bring yo...
12/06/2021

At MPD, we are not just police officers.

We are influencers, techies, foodies, gamers and more. Come bring your unique skillset to MPD and become a part of the next generation of DC Police. Interested? Visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV to start your journey today. #dcpolice #hiring #recruiting #dcjobs #policejobs #makeadifference #wearehiring #lawenforcementjobs

We would like to introduce our newest K9 member! 🐶 This bloodhound puppy will be in training over the next year and will...
12/02/2021

We would like to introduce our newest K9 member! 🐶 This bloodhound puppy will be in training over the next year and will learn how to track the scent of missing persons. Special thanks to the DC Police Foundation for this addition to our K9 team! 🐾

Do you like dogs? Do you want to make a difference? Then, you should apply to work as an officer at MPD! After just three years of patrol experience, you are eligible to apply to the K9 unit. Interested? Visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV today to learn more! #newK9member #dcpolice #makeadifference #wearehiring #recruiting #dcjobs #dogsofinstagram #k9unit #bloodhoundpuppy

Are you ready for a career change? Do you want to make a positive impact in the community? If so, join us at Prospect Da...
11/24/2021

Are you ready for a career change? Do you want to make a positive impact in the community? If so, join us at Prospect Day on Friday, December 3. Prospect Day allows you to complete multiple steps of the hiring process in one day. Registration is required. Visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV to sign up today!

Are you ready for a career change? Do you want to make a positive impact in the community? If so, join us at Prospect Day on Friday, December 3. Prospect Day allows you to complete multiple steps of the hiring process in one day. Registration is required. Visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV to sign up today!

11/23/2021

“The officers come from many cultures, many races, and many religions – and I’m glad to be a part of this.” MPD is actively hiring and starting recruit classes monthly. Apply today at JOINMPD.DC.GOV

We're ready! Are you? Join us at our next MPD Prospect Day this Friday, 11/12 by registering at JOINMPD.DC.GOV. We look ...
11/09/2021

We're ready! Are you? Join us at our next MPD Prospect Day this Friday, 11/12 by registering at JOINMPD.DC.GOV. We look forward to seeing you there! #OurMPD #wearehiring #recruitment

We're ready! Are you? Join us at our next MPD Prospect Day this Friday, 11/12 by registering at JOINMPD.DC.GOV. We look forward to seeing you there! #OurMPD #wearehiring #recruitment

11/04/2021

The Metropolitan Police Department of Washington, DC is hiring for police officers A City Like No Other Needs Officers Like No Other. Good salary. Solid benefits. Generous leave. Starting Salary $58,163.
Visit BecomeMPD.Com to learn more.

Are you a college student looking for an internship during the Spring 2022 semester? MPD offers challenging and rewardin...
10/13/2021

Are you a college student looking for an internship during the Spring 2022 semester? MPD offers challenging and rewarding internship opportunities, and we are currently accepting applications. Apply today at JOINMPD.DC.GOV! #dcinternships #wearehiring

Are you a college student looking for an internship during the Spring 2022 semester? MPD offers challenging and rewarding internship opportunities, and we are currently accepting applications. Apply today at JOINMPD.DC.GOV! #dcinternships #wearehiring

A new MPD Prospect Day has been added! Join us on Friday, November 19th for our next Prospect Day event, where you will ...
10/04/2021

A new MPD Prospect Day has been added! Join us on Friday, November 19th for our next Prospect Day event, where you will get fingerprinted, complete the Physical Ability Test and meet with a background investigator. Additional dates are also available. To register and learn more, visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV! #wearehiring #recruiting #hiringpoliceofficers #OurMPD #dcpoliceofficers

A new MPD Prospect Day has been added! Join us on Friday, November 19th for our next Prospect Day event, where you will get fingerprinted, complete the Physical Ability Test and meet with a background investigator. Additional dates are also available. To register and learn more, visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV! #wearehiring #recruiting #hiringpoliceofficers #OurMPD #dcpoliceofficers

09/30/2021

We're ready! Are you? Join us at our next MPD Prospect Day by registering at JOINMPD.DC.GOV. We look forward to seeing you there! #OurMPD #wearehiring #recruitment

We are actively hiring and filling recruit classes monthly! Join us at Prospect Day tomorrow, Friday, September 10th. At...
09/09/2021

We are actively hiring and filling recruit classes monthly! Join us at Prospect Day tomorrow, Friday, September 10th. At Prospect Day, you will meet with a background investigator, take the physical ability test, and more! Register today at JOINMPD.DC.GOV #OurMPD

We are actively hiring and filling recruit classes monthly! Join us at Prospect Day tomorrow, Friday, September 10th. At Prospect Day, you will meet with a background investigator, take the physical ability test, and more! Register today at JOINMPD.DC.GOV #OurMPD

We are actively hiring and filling recruit classes monthly! Join us at Prospect Day this Friday, August 27.  At Prospect...
08/25/2021

We are actively hiring and filling recruit classes monthly! Join us at Prospect Day this Friday, August 27. At Prospect Day, you will meet with a background investigator, take the physical ability test, and more! Register at JOINMPD.DC.GOV #OurMPD

We are actively hiring and filling recruit classes monthly! Join us at Prospect Day this Friday, August 27. At Prospect Day, you will meet with a background investigator, take the physical ability test, and more! Register at JOINMPD.DC.GOV #OurMPD

MPD is seeking to hire a Deputy Director within the Office of Communications. This position will primarily focus on agen...
08/20/2021

MPD is seeking to hire a Deputy Director within the Office of Communications. This position will primarily focus on agency internal communications. Interested in learning more? Visit https://careers.dc.gov/ and search for JOB ID: 14149 today!

MPD is seeking to hire a Deputy Director within the Office of Communications. This position will primarily focus on agency internal communications. Interested in learning more? Visit https://careers.dc.gov/ and search for JOB ID: 14149 today!

We are currently at a job fair on 600 Kennedy St. NW from now until 6pm. Join us to learn more about jobs and city servi...
08/12/2021

We are currently at a job fair on 600 Kennedy St. NW from now until 6pm. Join us to learn more about jobs and city services! #OurMPD #recruiting #hiring #policeofficers

We are currently at a job fair on 600 Kennedy St. NW from now until 6pm. Join us to learn more about jobs and city services! #OurMPD #recruiting #hiring #policeofficers

08/11/2021

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 of heights of excell...
08/06/2021
Metropolitan Police Department 160th Anniversary

Today, August 6, 2021, marks 160 years of progress; of pushing forward the field of policing to new of 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! 🥳

https://youtu.be/KooKec24E9U

On August 6, 1861, amidst the Civil War, MPD was born by an Act of Congress, signed into law by President Lincoln. During one of the most trying times of our...

Looking to make a positive impact each day you go to work? Looking for a career that offers stability and growth opportu...
08/05/2021

Looking to make a positive impact each day you go to work? Looking for a career that offers stability and growth opportunities? Good news - MPD is hiring! To learn more and to apply to join our team today, visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV. We wish you luck on your journey with MPD! #policeofficer #MPDpoliceofficer #growth #opportunities #hiring #WeAreMPD #makeadifference #policinginDC #ExcellenceIsTransferrable

Looking to make a positive impact each day you go to work? Looking for a career that offers stability and growth opportunities? Good news - MPD is hiring! To learn more and to apply to join our team today, visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV. We wish you luck on your journey with MPD! #policeofficer #MPDpoliceofficer #growth #opportunities #hiring #WeAreMPD #makeadifference #policinginDC #ExcellenceIsTransferrable

08/04/2021

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 every day you come to work. To join our team of MPD cadets today, visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV. #cadets #mpdcadets #opportunity #earnwhileyoulearn #teamwork #hiring #future #givingback #ExcellenceIsTranferrable

07/27/2021

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

MPD is seeking to hire a helicopter pilot to serve in our Special Operations Division. The purpose of this position is t...
07/19/2021

MPD is seeking to hire a helicopter pilot to serve in our Special Operations Division. The purpose of this position is to operate a helicopter in the performance and support of aerial surveillance, search and rescue operations, traffic monitoring and reporting as well as the timely dissemination of information to involved law enforcement units. Interested in learning more? Please visit careers.dc.gov and search for JOB ID: 13748. Good luck on your journey with MPD!

MPD is seeking to hire a helicopter pilot to serve in our Special Operations Division. The purpose of this position is to operate a helicopter in the performance and support of aerial surveillance, search and rescue operations, traffic monitoring and reporting as well as the timely dissemination of information to involved law enforcement units. Interested in learning more? Please visit careers.dc.gov and search for JOB ID: 13748. Good luck on your journey with MPD!

MPD would like to wish everyone a Happy July 4th! Enjoy the holiday and stay safe!
07/04/2021

MPD would like to wish everyone a Happy July 4th! Enjoy the holiday and stay safe!

MPD would like to wish everyone a Happy July 4th! Enjoy the holiday and stay safe!

We would like to wish a Happy Fathers Day to all of the dads on the Department and thank you for everything you do!
06/20/2021

We would like to wish a Happy Fathers Day to all of the dads on the Department and thank you for everything you do!

We would like to wish a Happy Fathers Day to all of the dads on the Department and thank you for everything you do!

06/16/2021

Who better to walk the beat in your community than you? Apply to join MPD's Cadet Corps today at JOINMPD.DC.GOV

06/14/2021

Who understands community better than the youth of our city? Apply to join MPD's Cadet Corps today at JOINMPD.DC.GOV.

06/10/2021

Apply to join MPD's Cadet Corps today at: JOINMPD.DC.GOV!

05/28/2021

Congratulations to MPD's newest class of Reserve Officers! #excellenceistransferrable

We need your voice at our next Howard University facilitated listening session! Your participation is vital to building ...
05/21/2021
HU and the MPD invite you to: Building Relationships and Partnerships

We need your voice at our next Howard University facilitated listening session! Your participation is vital to building and maintaining positive police-community relationships. Bring your friends, families and neighbors.

Register here: bit.ly/MPDandHUzoom

The Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) and Howard University (HU) have announced a community engagement effort designed to improve communication and trust ...

MPD is seeking a management analyst to develop and administer promotional selection processes! The successful candidate ...
04/26/2021

MPD is seeking a management analyst to develop and administer promotional selection processes! The successful candidate will work as a business partner to utilize industry best practices on assessment techniques and validation approaches. To learn more and to apply, please visit: https://joinmpd.dc.gov/career-position-2020/professional-staff today!

MPD is seeking a management analyst to develop and administer promotional selection processes! The successful candidate will work as a business partner to utilize industry best practices on assessment techniques and validation approaches. To learn more and to apply, please visit: https://joinmpd.dc.gov/career-position-2020/professional-staff today!

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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, s*x, age, marital status, personal appearance, s*xual orientation, family responsibilities, matriculation, physical handicap or political affiliation. To find out more about MPD police officer careers, call our Recruiting Division Unit 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.

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"I come to work because I want to be a part of the future, that ensures peace. And I will be that peace. I will be my change.” Don’t just see the change, become the change. Are you looking to make a difference within your community and the future of policing? If so, MPD is hiring cadets! For more information and to apply, visit JOINMPDC.DC.GOV. #mpdcadets #wearehiring # #dcpolice #poetry
Look up to a brighter future with MPD! MPD is now hiring academy classes monthly. Join the Department as a police officer and work in an exciting, dynamic and impactful career every day. Interested? Visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV to learn more and to apply today. Our next MPD Prospect Day is Friday, January 21st - we will see you there! #wearehiring #dcpolice #recruiting #dcjobs #washingtondc #hiringpoliceofficers
Are you looking for a new position where you can make a difference every day you come to work and also give back to DC? Then, you should apply for the new Special Assistant position here at the Metropolitan Police Department! To learn more about this position, and to formally apply, please visit https://careers.dc.gov/ and search for JOB ID: 15507. Good luck on your journey with MPD!
Don’t just see the change, become the change. Are you looking to make a difference in the nation’s capital and the future of policing? If so, MPD is hiring and starting recruit classes monthly. For more information, visit JOINMPDC.DC.GOV.
Are you tired of your boring 9 to 5 desk job? Well, good news! MPD is hiring recruit classes monthly. Join MPD as a police officer and work an exciting, dynamic and impactful career every day. Interested? Visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV to learn more and to apply today. Our next MPD Prospect Day is this Friday, December 17th. #wearehiring #dcpolice #dcjobs #recruiting #hiringpoliceofficers #womeninlawenforcement
Let’s keep it real. You didn’t dream of working a 9 to 5. You always wanted a career where you could have fun and also make a real difference. Bring your skills into a field where you can make an instant impact. Join MPD today and put your fingerprint on shaping the future of law enforcement. Visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV to learn more and to apply. #dcpolice #hiring #recruiting #dcjobs #policejobs #wearehiring #makeadifference
To better support our members, MPD is currently recruiting leaders of all faiths and denominations to serve as volunteer police chaplains. The application deadline is January 18, 2021 at 11:59pm. To apply or learn more, visit https://joinmpd.dc.gov/career-position-2020/volunteer-corps today!
Let’s keep it real. You didn’t dream of working a 9 to 5. You always wanted a career where you could have fun and also make a real difference. Bring your skills into a field where you can make an instant impact. Join MPD today and put your fingerprint on shaping the future of law enforcement. Visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV to learn more and to apply. #dcpolice #hiring #recruiting #dcjobs #policejobs #wearehiring #makeadifference https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ooz4CH_4qpA
At MPD, we are not just police officers. We are influencers, techies, foodies, gamers and more. Come bring your unique skillset to MPD and become a part of the next generation of DC Police. Interested? Visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV to start your journey today. #dcpolice #hiring #recruiting #dcjobs #policejobs #makeadifference #wearehiring #lawenforcementjobs
We would like to introduce our newest K9 member! 🐶 This bloodhound puppy will be in training over the next year and will learn how to track the scent of missing persons. Special thanks to the DC Police Foundation for this addition to our K9 team! 🐾 Do you like dogs? Do you want to make a difference? Then, you should apply to work as an officer at MPD! After just three years of patrol experience, you are eligible to apply to the K9 unit. Interested? Visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV today to learn more! #newK9member #dcpolice #makeadifference #wearehiring #recruiting #dcjobs #dogsofinstagram #k9unit #bloodhoundpuppy
Are you ready for a career change? Do you want to make a positive impact in the community? If so, join us at Prospect Day on Friday, December 3. Prospect Day allows you to complete multiple steps of the hiring process in one day. Registration is required. Visit JOINMPD.DC.GOV to sign up today!
“The officers come from many cultures, many races, and many religions – and I’m glad to be a part of this.” MPD is actively hiring and starting recruit classes monthly. Apply today at JOINMPD.DC.GOV