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BE PART OF
SOMETHING
BIGGER

THERE'S A PLACE
FOR YOU HERE

Ready to make a difference?  Find a career path that best suits you.

There are many paths to the top, and choosing the career that makes the best sense for you can make all the difference.  Taking time to explore the options in front of you makes sense, and we’re here to help.

Police

Officer

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HELD TO A
HIGHER STANDARD

The Richardson Police Department is different than most.  With more than 20 years accreditation of the Texas Chiefs of Police Association, we hold ourselves to a higher standard, and we are proud of it.

OPPORTUNITY
ABOUND

With several full-time and part-time law enforcement assignments, there are plenty of opportunities for growth and development within the department.  Set yourself apart.  Step up to the challenge and contact a member of the Richardson Police Department Recruiting Unit, today!

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COMMUNITY

The way the community comes together matters.

The City of Richardson, located in the DFW Metroplex, hosts several community events throughout the year, from all-encompassing music festivals to niche art shows and cultural celebrations.

Working in a community that celebrates the differences and enjoys one another is crucial to loving where you work.

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BY THE
NUMBERS

173

OFFICERS

120k

POPULATION

SERVED

97

SUPPORT STAFF

28.6

SQUARE

MILES

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TEAMWORK

The way we work together matters.

The City of Richardson packs more than 120,000 residents in just 25 square miles, which keeps our agency busy. 

 

Working together as a team is what makes things fun, exciting, and efficient.

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