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Welcome to our recruitment page. The men and women of our department are dedicated to serving the iconic city of Las Vegas. We are committed to a safe place for our residents, visitors and businesses.

In short, we live by the city’s core purpose of “Building Community to Make Life Better.” If you have this same dedication to our community, consider joining our team. View our department hiring standards.

The department’s success is a collaboration of both sworn officer and civilian employees. 

We only accept applications during an active recruitment and job posting. Sign-up to receive job alerts when positions become available. Sign-up for our public safety jobs email. 

To view and apply for our current openings go to our career page. View answers to frequently asked questions we receive about the hiring process. 

Learn more about our department and open positions: 

Explorers Post 582 Recruitment

Open to those age 15.5, the Explorer Program provides training for youth on the purposes, mission and objectives of law enforcement. For more information and an interest form, click here. Questions? Email DPSExplorers@lasvegasnevada.gov. 

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