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 PositionBegin the Application Process Here
Contact us via the email link to find out more about the lateral application and background process.Contact OPD Recruiting and Backgrounds
The South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium conducts the WSTB physical agility test.Register for the WSTB physical agility test
All lateral hires will need to take the Work Sample Test Battery (WSTB) Physical Agility Test at the South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium (The Academy). Applicants can register for the WSTB here.