Police Department

Join Our Team

The Duluth Police Department is seeking individuals to join our team. Our department has opportunities for you to grow. Within the DPD you can be part of a variety of units, which include the Violent Crimes Task Force, Bike Patrol Unit, K9 Unit, Tactical Response Team, and the Records and Support Unit. There is also plenty of room to advance with a command staff structure of Chief, three Deputy Chiefs, nine Lieutenants, and 20 Sergeants.

The Duluth Police Department has small-town values combined with big-city responsibilities. DPD aims to provide a safe Duluth for all by strengthening relationships and serving in a respectful, caring, and selfless manner. Community policing and interacting with those living or visiting Duluth is at Duluth Police Department’s core.

If you’d like to be part of a family that protects our community with empathy and compassion, making a positive and lasting impact to our residents we serve, apply today!