Welcome to the Prince George's County Police Department!
Since its inception on June 1, 1931, the Prince George's County Police Department has been the primary police services agency in Prince George’s County. We are the fourth largest full service agency in the State of Maryland. We strongly believe in community policing, and strive diligently to cultivate a positive relationship with the community that we serve. In addition to our patrol units, we offer rewarding careers in specialized units such as criminal and regional investigations, special operations, forensics, and intelligence. Law enforcement in Prince George's County is a fast paced, rewarding career that truly brings out the best in those who have what it takes to wear the badge. If you are considering a career in law enforcement with the Prince George's County Police Department, please review our Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits Package and use the outline below to guide you through our hiring and selection process. We anticipate hiring 150-200 officers between July 2017 and June 2018.