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Press Contact: Andrew Frankel, Sgt/PIO, (510) 981-5780


Berkeley, California (Monday, April 16, 2018) - There are still 7 days remaining to apply for Recruit, Academy Graduate, and Lateral Officer positions with the Berkeley Police Department.  Our Personnel & Training Bureau, along with the Human Resources Department will continue to accept online applications until 5:00pm on April 23, 2018.  Salary for Academy Recruits is $6,650 per month (which goes up to $7,891 monthly upon successful completion of the Academy and Field Training) plus incentives.

We are continuously accepting applications for Police Officer Lateral Positions and unaffiliated Academy Graduates. 

For more information about pursuing job opportunities with the Berkeley Police Department please use the attached links.  The first link takes you to the City's Human Resources Department where you may apply for Police Officer Recruit Positions, and Police Officer Lateral positions.  The second link takes you to the Department's Hiring page where additional information is available on minimum qualifications, the hiring, testing, and backgrounding processes. 

If after visiting our websites you still have questions, you may contact our Personnel and Training Bureau at (510) 981-5977.







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