The Culver City Police Department consists of a total of 153 full time employees. This includes 113 sworn officers and 40 professional staff all dedicated to providing the highest level of police service to the residents, businesses, and visitors of Culver City. In addition, the Department has 14 reserve police officers and 19 volunteers in patrol, who dedicate their personal time to contribute to the success of the police department.
Police Recruit candidates would be hired as at-will civilian Recruits and are required to attend a California Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) certified police academy to receive education and training in all aspects of law enforcement, e.g. laws of arrest, search & seizure, crime prevention, community relations, first-aid, physical conditioning, self-defense, handling of weapons and other related duties. Upon graduation from the academy, the Police Recruit is sworn as a Police Officer and assumes the duties of the position in the bureau to which they are assigned. The Police Officer position has a one year probationary period.
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- Police Recruit (Entry Level)
- Police Officer Recruit (Pre-Service/Academy Graduate)
- Police Officer (Lateral)- current of recent Police Officer
The Department offers a variety of special assignment opportunities:
- Crime Impact Team
- Special Enforcement Team
- Motor Officers
- UAV/Drone Pilot
- Narcotic Task Forces
- Special Victims Unit
- Bike Patrol
- Academy Drill Instructor
- Range Master
- Emergency Response Team (ERT)