The Memphis Police Department is now hiring! Contact and meet the MPD Recruiting Team
Memphis Police Training Academy
4371 O.K. Robertson Road
Memphis, TN 38127
1-800-318-4164 (toll free)
Lead Recruiter, Officer Kevin Moore
Employment Unit, Sergeant Cleaven Foster
Or visit MPDacademy.com for more information and/or general inquiries of detailed description of qualifications, requirements, benefits, salaries, and lateral transfers.
Check out our Frequently Asked Employment Questions or Salary Info sections. You can also learn about our Lateral Transfer Criteria. Learn about steps_entry-level process COPS - Career Opportunities in Public Safety - Career Opportunities in Public Safety
A career in law enforcement can be an exciting, rewarding experience for those who can meet the challenge. We are currently seeking intelligent individuals of unquestionable integrity, who want challenges not complacency, who can be brave and strong, yet compassionate and gentle.
We are looking for individuals who want peace and are willing to work to help keep it and for those individuals who have the ability to lead and the wisdom to follow. Our standards are the highest. Our officers are the finest.
If you feel you possess the minimum requirements and have the maximum desire to serve your community then a career in law enforcement may be the right career for you.
A Memphis Police Officer works under the direction of an assigned supervisor to perform a wide range of tasks to promote the public safety and security. As a police officer you will: