TPD Recruiting


The City of Tucson Police Department will be accepting applications for the position of: 

Police Officer Lateral (in-state)  11/03/2014 - 11/20/2014! 

Police Officer Recruit (Military Police Transition Training Program)  11/12/2014 - 11/30/2014!

We plan to hire aggressively through 2015 and strongly suggest interested Police Officer Recruit and Police Officer Lateral (in-state/out-of-state) applicants complete the electronic interest card (listed below) and check our website on a weekly basis.  


Meet Our Recruiters

Sergeant Marcel Wade Officer Brandon Echols

Contact Us

Phone Interest Card E-Mail Web
(520)-791-COPS (2677) Click HERE


Your Journey Begins Here:

What You Need to Know

About the Tucson Police Department
Career Opportunities
Do You Have What it Takes?
Equal Employment Opportunity
Women of TPD

How to Become a Tucson Police Officer

The Testing Process
How to Apply
Out-Of-State Applicants
Testing Dates and Recruiting Events
Southern Arizona Law Enforcement Training Center
APPLY HERE (Only when the Police Officer Recruit process is OPEN)


TPD is a Military Times "Best For Vets" 2014 Top Finisher!
Recruiting FAQ
Police Assist Group (PAG)
Tucson Police Explorers
Non-Sworn/City Website
Cooper Physical Fitness Standards
Physical Fitness Preparation Guide
Pima Community College Law Enforcement Academy