Join The Spokane Police department

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A career with the Spokane Police Department offers many advancement opportunities and diverse career paths. Every day is a fresh experience, a chance to make a difference, and an opportunity to uphold our mission. Officers value the community outreach opportunities and the ability to make an impact helping others.

We stand with our community, striving to build lasting bonds. Our mission is to serve the community with professionalism, integrity, and compassion so that with every single interaction we enhance trust, preserve safety, and model ethical policing.

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Why Spokane?

Spokane Gondola Skyride and Monroe Street Bridge

Why choose Spokane for your PD Career? Whether it’s exploring Riverfront Park, indulging in outdoor adventures, or enjoying the diverse culinary and craft brewery scene, Spokane’s magnetic charm captivates all who seek a blend of urban excitement and natural wonder. Spokane has all the perks of a big city but without many of the big city inconveniences. A mere 19-minute average commute grants more time to relish life and be with family, while the city’s 200+ annual events will keep you entertained year-round. Spokane is family-friendly with award-winning K-12 schools and excellent colleges and universities. Spokane is truly one of the most beautiful cities in the country and a great place to live, work, and play!