Recruiting On Campus: Santa Monica Police Dept.

Recruiting On Campus: Santa Monica Police Dept.

This event has been rescheduled. Please email Natalie Luna, Career Services to be notified of date of future event.

Learn about becoming a police officer! The Santa Monica Police Department is composed of 233 sworn police officers and 250 civilian staff members. With a variety of civilian and sworn employment opportunities, you are sure to find the area that best suits your interests and career goals.

Our department boasts an innovative approach to community oriented policing and strives to meet the needs of the City and community. We continue to implement solutions, provide a challenging work environment, and encourage continued learning and development throughout our employees' careers.

If you are motivated, possess integrity, good communication skills and a strong work ethic, we encourage you to pursue a career as a Santa Monica Police Officer. Our department offers opportunities for career development, promotions, and a wide range of challenging and rewarding special assignments including:

Neighborhood Resource Officer
Traffic/Motor Officer
K-9 Handler
Homeless Liaison Detail
Downtown Bicycle Detail
Gang Enforcement
Accident Investigations
Crisis Negotiator
School Resource Officer
Personnel and Training Investigator
Detective Bureau
Field Training Officer
Vice/Narcotics Unit
Mounted Horse Patrol
Crime Impact Team



This event is part of the Career Services series.

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Natalie Luna