The Stockton Police Department is dedicated to making a difference in our community. With over 400 sworn Officers and over 150 civilian personnel, Stockton Police offers rewarding opportunities.
As an Officer with the Stockton Police Department, you patrol assigned areas to ensure the security of life and property. You enforce state, local, and federal laws and ordinances; restore order; protect life; and maintain peace in our community.
Stockton Police Officers are certified through the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST).
Thank you for your interest in the Stockton Police Department. The City of Stockton is accepting applications for the following:
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To apply for positions with the Stockton Police Department, please visit Employment Opportunities.
For additional information, please contact Stockton Police Department recruiters:
Officer Hernandez joined the Stockton Police Department in 2004. His assignments included Patrol, Field Training Officer, Gang Street Enforcement Team, and Community Police Officer. He is a member of the Mobile Field Force Team and assigned as a Recruiter and Training Coordinator in the Personnel & Training Division.
Officer Thurlow joined the Stockton Police Department in 2003. His assignments have included Patrol, Field Training Officer, Community Police Officer, and San Joaquin Regional Transit District Police Officer. He is a member of the Mobile Field Force Team and assigned to the Personnel & Training Division.
Officer Zaragoza joined the Stockton Police Department in 1992. Her assignments included Patrol, Bicycle Patrol, Field Training Officer, and Critical Incident Team. She is a certified Range Master and Firearms Instructor. She is a Recruiter and Background Investigator in the Personnel & Training section.
This City of Stockton web page last reviewed on --- 12/17/2015