NOTICE: The mayors of Oakland & San Francisco have challenged each other to a Battle for the Bay on Creek to Bay Day, Sept. 21.

Police Lateral Hiring

OPD will be accepting accepting applications for the position of police officer (lateral hire) starting December 31, 2018.

OPD is now hiring for the position of OPD Officer (lateral hire). Apply now for an OPD Lateral Officer Position

Begin the application process here

Contact us via the email link to find out more about the lateral application and background process.

Contact OPD Backgrounds and Recruiting

The South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium conducts the WSTB physical agility test.

Register for the WSTB physical agility test

Click HERE to learn more about OPD lateral hiring