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Thank you for your interest in becoming a part of the the St. Petersburg Police Department. The St. Petersburg Police Department is a progressive police department dedicated to providing its residents with the best in law enforcement service.

This is reflected in our mission statement and department tenets of Loyalty, Integrity, and Honor. The St. Petersburg Police Department has been accredited with CALEA since 1985.

"The City of St. Petersburg is committed to affirmative action, is an equal opportunity employer, and encourages individuals with disabilities and United States military veterans to apply for posted positions. In accordance with Chapter 295 of the Florida Statutes, qualified service members/veterans and the spouses/family members of certain service members/veterans receive preference/priority in selection processes. Eligible applicants are responsible to apply for Veterans’ Preference at the time of submission of any job application."
Police officer employment

Police Officer Employment Opportunities

The St. Petersburg Police Department is accepting applications from Florida certified law enforcement officers and applications for the position of police cadet (law enforcement academy sponsorship). The following pages will provide additional information about the position.

Telecommunicator employment

Public Safety Telecommunicator Employment Opportunities

The St. Petersburg Police Department's Communications Center is NOT accepting applications at this time.

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