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Career Opportunities at APD

Are you interested in becoming a police officer or fire fighter? The entry level Police and Fire civil service test can now be taken online. Click this link to access the test.
In continuing its commitment of excellence to its citizens, the Alexandria Police Department offers a variety of opportunities in the following areas:  
  • Patrol Division
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Public Information
  • Training Division
  • Field Training Officer (F.T.O.)
  • Special Weapons and Tactics (S.W.A.T.)
  • Community Policing
  • Intelligence Officer
  • Recruiting
  • Motorcycle Division
  • K-9
  • DWI Task Force
  • Internal Affairs
  • Crime Scene Investigation
  • Narcotics
  • Property Control & Evidence
  • Crime Crash Initiative Task Force
  • L.A.C.E. Patrol