Police Officer Jobs in Oakland, CA

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Contra Costa Community College District - Martinez, CA (14 miles from Oakland, CA)
Successfully complete a thorough background investigation prior to appointment....
1 day ago
City of Richmond, CA - Richmond, CA (15 miles from Oakland, CA)
Introduction THE POSITION Police Officers, working under the philosophy of community policing, are responsible for protecting persons and property; maintaining order; preventing crime and juvenile delinquency...
2 days ago
City of Pittsburg - Pittsburg, CA (22 miles from Oakland, CA)
The Police Officer Trainee position is an outstanding opportunity for individuals with a desire to begin a career in law enforcement....
1 day ago
City of Hayward - Hayward, CA (10 miles from Oakland, CA)
Operations and procedures of a law enforcement office. Recordkeeping principles and procedures. Pertinent codes, public record acts and penal code sections....
2 hours ago
Federal Reserve Bank of New York - San Francisco, CA (11 miles from Oakland, CA)
**Selected candidates subject to special background investigation procedures. The Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity Employer. %0...
1 hour ago
San Francisco Police Department - San Francisco, CA (11 miles from Oakland, CA)
to consider joining the premier law enforcement agency in one of the most beautiful cities in the world....
5 hours ago
City of Oakland, CA - Oakland, CA
Step 4: Background Investigation Process and Chief's Character Review & Interview Eligible candidates selected for a background investigation will be contacted by a background investigator who will...
2 days ago
National Testing Network - Oakland, CA
Step 4: Background Investigation Process and Chief's Character Review Eligible candidates selected for a background investigation will be contacted by a background investigator who will assist them...
2 hours ago
San Francisco Patrol Special Police Officers Association - San Francisco, CA (11 miles from Oakland, CA)
San Francisco Patrol Special Police Officers perform a wide-variety of duties to promote public, safety and security, prevent crime and enforce laws....
1 day ago
US Government - San Francisco, CA (11 miles from Oakland, CA)
Police Officer (Investigations Division Special Agent) Regional Field Locations Legislative Branch U.S....
4 days ago
Allied Universal - Menlo Park, CA (22 miles from Oakland, CA)
As a condition of employment, employee must successfully complete a background investigation and a drug screen in accordance with all federal, state, and local laws For Driving Positions must be 21...
5 days ago
City of San Leandro - San Leandro, CA (5 miles from Oakland, CA)
The selected candidate will be subjected to a background investigation which may include, but not be limited to, a personal history assessment, polygraph, criminal history check, financial background...
5 days ago
U.S. Army Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command - Concord, CA (16 miles from Oakland, CA)
enforcement techniques to perform duties such as issuing citations, arresting violators, performing traffic patrol, and questioning individuals at the scene of an incident....
5 days ago
Pinole Police Department (City of Pinole) - Pinole, CA (15 miles from Oakland, CA)
Crime prevention; and/or .... Field training officer. Provides mutual aide to other law enforcement agencies as dispatched and in accordance with departmental policy....
5 days ago
East Bay Regional Park District - Castro Valley, CA (5 miles from Oakland, CA)
Ability to: Learn principles, procedures, terminology, and operation of equipment used in law enforcement, crime prevention, and investigation; Observe and accurately recall places, names, descriptive...
6 days ago

Demographic Data for Oakland, CA

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Police Officer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Understanding and Managing the Stresses of Police Work
Policing has always been psychological challenging. On any given shift police officers may encounter a range of psychological challenges including domestic violence, interacting with people...

Basic Community Policing
This five-part course is designed to introduce tribal police officers to common issues in Indian Country and to the basic principles of community policing. The course introduces the social...

Constitutional Oriented Policing
In a profession where cases and controversies surround freedom of expression, bearing of arms, illegal search and seizure, the excessive use of force, overcrowding of jails, and the reversal of...

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Salary for Police Officer Jobs in Oakland, CA

This is the average annual salary for Police Officer jobs in Oakland, CA as reported by the BLS.

$97,453

Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Police Officers in Oakland, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.0%)
  • High School or GED (25.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.4%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.5%)
  • Master's Degree (9.2%)
  • Some College (3.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.3%)
  • Some High School (1.0%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Police Officers in Oakland, CA
  • None (45.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (30.7%)
  • 2-4 years (12.7%)
  • 4-6 years (6.6%)
  • 1-2 years (4.8%)

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