300 Units

Over 300 Units Offer Incredible Opportunities

The NYPD offers great benefits, varied work assignments and unlimited opportunities. Uniform patrol is the backbone of the NYPD with nearly 100 Precinct, Transit and Housing Patrol Commands. In addition many of our officers become specialists in one of over 300 units. In the NYPD, the chances to advance are endless.


Some of the Specialized Units include: Aviation, Budgeting & Accounting, Crime Scene Unit, Detective Bureau, Electronics Section, Financial Management Section, Harbor Unit, K9 Unit, Leadership Development Section, Mounted Unit, Real Time Crime Center, Video Production Unit and many more.