Dayton Police Department
Dayton, Ohio

Currently Dayton Police is not accepting applications for police recruits. For other non-police positions of interest please go to and click on Job Openings.

Welcome to the Dayton Police Department's Recruitment website! Here you will find answers to the most common questions regarding the hiring process and what the Dayton Police Department has to offer those who choose to pursue a career as a Dayton Police Officer. If you are seeking the Dayton Police Department's main site and wish to transfer to that site, please click here .

A career as a Dayton Police Officer will provide many options and opportunities. 

Paid training, and advancement and specialization opportunities are a few of the benefits making the Dayton Police Department the choice of those seeking law enforcement careers. In addition to the official job benefits package, a career with the Dayton Police Department offers many intangible benefits, such as meaningful work, a chance to make a difference in your community, the opportunity to forge lifelong friendships, and the excitement of an ever-changing variety of calls and unique, challenging experiences.  Please peruse the site and see for yourself what the Dayton Police Department has to offer! 

At this time our recruitment team office is closed.  Please revisit this site for future recruitment application availability. 



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