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We are always looking for qualified staff, and we have good news for you: The Fort Lauderdale Police Department offers a variety of jobs with entry-level salaries, paid time off, department-issued uniforms and equipment, as well as benefits.


If you are looking for a career in law enforcement, there are a variety of positions at the Fort Lauderdale Police Department. With over 30 specialized units, we definitely have a wide range of workplaces available to all levels of law enforcement. We offer entry level jobs as well as positions for those who join the chain of command.


They also receive the full entry salary during their studies at the Police Academy and start earning it after graduation. Uncertified candidates are supported by the Fort Lauderdale Police Department during the police academy. You pay for your EOT courses, you are paid for the academy and you earn your full entry salary after your attendance. We will sponsor and certify you, so you should search Google for and hire police departments in South Florida.

For more information on how to prepare for the initial phase of the application process, visit our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages @ FtLauderdalePD. If you are out of service, please visit the Frequently Asked Questions section for more information about the process.


Prospective applicants who are not yet able to apply are encouraged to fill out a job interest card by clicking on the link below. Non-certified applicant who has attended Law Enforcement Academy and meets all requirements.


For information on Equivalence Training (EOT), please visit the Florida Department of Law Enforcement website or the Fort Lauderdale Police Department website. Certified police applicants must have completed a degree or training at Broward College and qualify for an abbreviated field training program, depending on how quickly they get through the program, which can take up to eight weeks. If you can't finish the police academy, you can still complete a course or Eot course in Florida.