Become a Saint Paul Police Officer

We, the men and women of the Saint Paul Police Department, are a diverse, well-trained, energetic, talented, and professional group of officers who have earned the respect and reputation for being one of the best police departments in the country.

If you are interested in joining the Saint Paul Police Department through the Entry-Level or Lateral Entry programs, view the following resources to learn more about the process:

Police Officer Interest Form

Personal Information
Demographic Information

Tennessen Warning (Data Practices Advisory: MN Statute 13.04, Subd. 2)

Some or all of the information that you are asked to provide is classified by MN State Law as either private or confidential. Our purpose and intended use of this information is to communicate with you as a potential applicant for the fire fighter testing process. If you do not provide this information, we will not be able to contact you. This information will be used by City of Saint Paul staff. In addition, information that is not classified as private or confidential data under Minnesota Law may be available to individuals who request this public data.

Thank you.

You will receive an email notification when we begin accepting applications for the next Police Officer hiring process. If you do not include a valid email address, you will not be notified.

The most up-to-date information will be placed on our Police Officer Information Page.