Overview

There has never been a better time to join the NYPD.

The New York City Police Department leads the nation with the most dramatic crime reductions in our time. And, we are seeking the best and brightest to support and continue our increasingly complex mission.

The police profession offers benefits, varied work assignments, and unlimited opportunity. It doesn't tie you to a desk. It takes you out into the community to meet people and resolve real world problems. Here, you'll see the tangible results of your efforts, while building a set of problem solving skills you can take anywhere.

The New York City Police Department is the largest Police Department in the United States and looked upon as the nation's leader in law enforcement practices. Our officers are multifaceted individuals with extensive training in community affairs, crime prevention, investigations, narcotics enforcement, forensic science, law, and youth relations. Many of our officers become specialists in Aviation, Highway Patrol, Emergency Services, Crime Scene Analysis, Criminal Investigations, Drug Enforcement, and much more. With exceptional advancement opportunities, you can go as far as your energy and determination will take you.

The NYPD is making history by making New York the safest city in America and you can be a part of it.