Police Officer Jobs in District of Columbia

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USAJobs - Washington, DC
Creditable specialized experience may have been gained in work on a police force; through service as a military police officer; in work providing visitor protection and law enforcement in parks, forests...
1 day ago
USAJobs - Washington, DC
USCP Police Officers are required to possess a firearm and ammunition....
17 hours ago
Metropolitan Police Department Of Washington Dc - Washington, DC
Officer candidates must successfully pass a written examination, a physical ability test, and a thorough background investigation that includes a medical examination, drug screening, psychological...
2 days ago
Judicial Branch - Washington, DC
Prior experience as a sworn police officer (of at least a year) with a thorough knowledge of law enforcement techniques and practices may be substituted for a Bachelor's degree....
4 days ago
Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority - Washington, DC
Dispatches police officers, officials and emergency management personnel to calls for service....
10 days ago
Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority - Washington, DC
Level TP II Two (2) years' experience as a Metro Transit Police Officer I or related role Level TP III Five (5) years' experience a Metro Transit Police Officer I & II, or related role Certification...
11 days ago
DC Metropolitan Police Department - Washington, DC
Police Officer candidates must successfully pass a written examination, a physical ability test, and a thorough background investigation that includes a medical examination, drug screening, psychological...
17 days ago
U.S. Capitol Police - Washington, DC
USCP Police Officers are required to possess a firearm and ammunition....
21 days ago
Constellis - Washington, DC
Successful completion of USHMM Special Police Officer Training. Pass and maintain training, medical, and physical fitness standards. WHY CONSTELLIS?...
28 days ago
Federal Reserve - Washington, DC
Law Enforcement Officer Sworn US Law Enforcement Federal Reserve - Washington, District of Columbia Aug 20, 2020 Request More Information Application Deadline: Sep 20, 2020 Salary Information Entry...
28 days ago
Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority - Washington, DC
Airport Police Officers have the additional responsibility to enforce Airports Authority regulations. Airport Police Officer Trainee Works under the direct supervision of a sworn supervisor....
30+ days ago
Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority - Washington, DC
Airport Police Officer Serves in the Police Department of the Office of Public Safety at one of two Police Stations (Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport or Washington Dulles International Airport...
30+ days ago
Children's National Medical Center - Washington, DC
Experience working as an emergency responder (law enforcement, fire/rescue, military)....
30+ days ago
Tjfact Llc - Washington, DC
Knowledge of international narcotics and law enforcement issues. Preferred Skills and Experience: Demonstrated understanding of the theory, history, and current challenges of peacekeeping....
30+ days ago
DC Metropolitan Police Department - Washington, DC
Lateral Transfer: $$63,208 - $92,073 annual Job Description MPD is seeking police officers, with prior law enforcement experience to join the Department as lateral law enforcement officers....
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for District of Columbia

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Police Officer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Police Brutality in America Teach-Out
The tragic deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery have sparked a wave of renewed protests against police brutality across the United States. These nationwide uprisings have...

Community Policing - Course
Community Policing from an American Indian perspective. This course offers a great overview of how Native communities can benefit from the management philosophy of Community Policing. Community...

Intermediate Community Policing
This course helps tribal police departments by building awareness. The five-part course introduces the social developmental skill building required for tribal communities to investigate domestic...

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Police Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

Police Officers in District of Columbia offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (30.7%)
  • High School or GED (26.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.1%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.7%)
  • Master's Degree (8.9%)
  • Some College (3.5%)
  • 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 District of Columbia
  • 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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Salary for Police Officer jobs in District of Columbia

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