Police Officer Careers

We Are Recruiting

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.

SPD Foundation Coin California

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 by the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST).

 

Current Hiring Status

Thank you for your interest in the Stockton Police Department.  The City of Stockton is accepting applications for the following:

  • Police Officer - Recruit
  • Police Officer - Academy Graduate
  • Police Officer - Lateral

 

Police Recruiting Video

Watch this video and learn how you can make a difference in the Stockton community.

 

Apply Online

To apply for positions with the Stockton Police Department, please visit Employment Opportunities.

 

Police Department Recruiters

For additional information, please contact Stockton Police Department recruiters:

 

Officer Katie Crawford

Officer Crawford joined the Stockton Police Department in 2011. Her assignments included Patrol, Field Training Officer, School Resource Officer and the Peer Support Team. Officer Crawford is on the Crisis Negotiation Team. She oversees the Sentinel and Cadet Programs and is a member of the Recruiting Team.  She is assigned to the Personnel Section.

  

Officer Jeremy Edens

Officer Edens joined the Stockton Police Department in 2005. His assignments included Patrol and the Critical Incident Investigation Team. Officer Edens is the Police Academy Coordinator.  He is a certified Firearms Instructor and a member of the Recruiting Team. He is assigned to the Personnel Section.

  

Officer Jamie Morin

Officer Morin joined the Stockton Police Department in 2007. His assignments included Patrol. Officer Morin is on the Mobile Field Force Team, is a certified Computer Voice Stress Analyzer, and a member of the Recruiting Team. He is assigned to the Personnel Section.

  

Officer Melissa White

Officer White joined the Stockton Police Department in 2013. Her assignments included Patrol, Field Training Officer, Rifle Team, and Mental Health Liaison.  Officer White is a certified Firearms Instructor. She is a member of the Honor Guard and Mounted Patrol Team. She oversees the Sentinel and Cadet Programs and is a member of the Recruiting Team. She is assigned to the Personnel Section.

  

Officer Suzie Zaragoza

Officer Zaragoza

Officer Zaragoza joined the Stockton Police Department in 1992. Her assignments included Patrol, Bicycle Patrol, Field Training Officer, and Critical Incident Investigation Team. Officer Zaragoza is a certified Firearms Instructor, Background Investigator, and the Recruiting Coordinator. She is assigned to the Personnel Section.

 

 

  

External Links


California Peace Officers Standards and Training (POST)

Stockton Police Department Recruiting

 

This City of Stockton web page last reviewed on --- 12/26/2017