Join the Pasadena Police Department, where your skills are valued from day one with a competitive salary, bonus, and endless opportunities for growth.

With a competitive starting salary of $73,442 a year and a generous $10,000 ๐Ÿ’ฐ hiring bonus, we recognize and value your skills and dedication from the very first day. If you’re an experienced officer considering a lateral move, we’ll match your salary, up to 5 years of service, with a maximum starting salary of $86,485 a year. ๐Ÿš”

You’ll attend a compressed, modified academy class to quickly get up to speed with our department’s protocols and city ordinances.

As a valued member of our team, you’ll have countless opportunities for growth and development within our specialized divisions. Whether you’re passionate about community outreach, investigations, or traffic safety, there’s a place for you to thrive and make a meaningful impact.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including generous paid time off and a robust retirement plan. When you join the Pasadena Police Department, you become part of a supportive organization dedicated to serving and protecting our vibrant community.

Take the first step towards a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Visit and apply today! ๐Ÿ“

Together, let’s build a safer, stronger Pasadena.

Pasadena Police Department

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