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Provides peace officer and public safety dispatcher candidates with information on hiring and training requirements. Information includes state laws, POST regulations, resources and FAQs.


Provides departments with information on POST regulations and resources for hiring peace officers and public safety dispatchers. Information includes POST regulations, resources, recruitment tools and FAQs.

Law Enforcement Job Opportunities

POST provides this non-exclusive list as a courtesy to California law enforcement. 

Addressing Recruitment Challenges - Career Pipeline Program

Recruiting qualified applicants who can successfully complete the California Peace Officer Selection Process continues to be a major challenge to California law enforcement agencies.  A POST task group reviewed the recruitment deficiencies and developed the POST Public Safety Career Pipeline concept.  This concept can be used by law enforcement, in partnership with their local school and college districts, to “grow their own” qualified candidates.