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May 10, 2014

Houston Police Seeking Candidates

Are you, or someone you know, interested in a rewarding, fulfilling, and challenging career protecting the citizens of Houston? Consider becoming a Houston police officer.  
HPD is always seeking special individuals who want to serve our city and have the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others. Help us keep our city safe and shape the future of HPD.

The following are some of the basic criteria for applicants:

  • U.S. Citizen
  • 21-45 years of age
  • 48 semester hours of credit from an accredited college or university with a minimum of a 2.0 grade point average OR
  • 18 months active duty in the United States armed forces and an honorable discharge; OR
  • Five years of prior full-time employment as a peace officer.   

Visit for a complete list of qualifications or call 713-308-1300.

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Council Members: Brenda Stardig • Jerry Davis • Ellen R. Cohen • Dwight A. Boykins • Dave Martin •
Richard Nguyen • Oliver Pennington • Edward Gonzalez • Robert Gallegos •
Mike Laster • Larry V. Green • Stephen C. Costello • David W. Robinson •
Michael Kubosh • C.O. “Brad” Bradford • Jack Christie
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