Albany Police Department
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- Last Updated: January 17, 2017 January 17, 2017
The Albany Police Department serves over 51,000 residents and employs sixty-one sworn officers and twenty-nine civilian staff who carry on a rich tradition of professional public safety service. The Department provides 24-hour service to the community every day of the year. The City of Albany Police Department celebrated its 150th Anniversary in 2010. We look forward to serving the citizens of Albany for many years to come.
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- Competitive pay and benefit package.
- $4,000 incentive paid on the first regular payroll after start date
- $4,000 incentive paid after completion of two years of employment
- Oregon DPSST (certifying body) honors most out of state academy training.
- Laterals are offered an expedited screening process to minimize trips during the process.
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Are you 16-21, enrolled full-time in high school/college and interested in learning more about police patrol operations, SWAT, use of force, K-9, investigations, and more? Apply today. The academy begins in February 2017.
A community effort...
Community partnerships are integral to our success in maintaining the public safety in Albany. In order to accomplish our mission of "Excellence Through Service," we encourage community involvement and input. Citizens share a responsibility to actively report all public safety concerns and work closely with us to help resolve problems and develop long-term solutions. We encourage citizens to become involved through programs like our Citizens' Police Academy, Neighborhood Watch, Safe and Secure Seniors Independent (SASSI), Graffiti Abatement, Ride-a-Long Patrol Observation, or Neighborhood Speed Watch. You may contact our Community Resource Unit at 541-917-3206 for further information on any of our community education programs. By working together, we will continue to create and maintain the quality of life we expect for all who live in and visit Albany.