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MPD Recruits for Upcoming Police Academy Class

The Mobile Police Department is currently recruiting for its next Police Academy class that starts spring 2019. Men and women interested in becoming a Mobile police officer are invited to attend the Recruitment Open House Thursday, Nov. 8 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Attendees will learn about the qualifications to become a police officer, how to apply, pay and benefits, and the selection process. Officers from the SWAT Unit, Mounted Unit, Marine Detail, Motorcycle Detail, and K-9 Unit as well as officers from other specialized units will be present to talk about the different types of career paths available.

Free hot dogs and refreshments will be served.

The Recruitment Open House will be held at the Mobile Police Academy located at 1251 Virginia Street.

For inquiries contact MPD Public Affairs Office

Contact Phone #: 251-208-1918 Contact Email:

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