The Reserve Division is no longer accepting applications. We are however proud to announce the Phoenix Police Department is accepting applications for the career position of police officer. If interested visit www.phoenix.gov/police . You can also email Officer Rutledge at firstname.lastname@example.org for any further questions regarding the reserve division or career hiring.
Because reserve officers perform the same duties as career police officers, reserve officer applicants must satisfy the same hiring and selection requirements as career officer applicants. Those requirements include... Read More >
The application process for candidates is an eight-step process that starts with filling out an application. A background investigation, and a series of physical, psychological and medical examinations follow... Read More >
Reserve officer recruits attend the Phoenix Police Department Academy. The Academy consists of 620 hours of state-mandated peace officer certification training, and it takes approximately 9 months to complete the weekday evening and weekend schedule. Read More >
The Phoenix Police Reserve Division also offers two non-sworn volunteer positions: Police Assistant and Volunteer. Persons interested in these positions do not attend the police academy. Read More >