The MPD Recruiting Team is available to answer questions about the hiring process and career opportunities within the MPD.

If you have any additional questions – not found within this site – feel free to email one of our Recruiters for more information or call us at 901-MEM-HIRE (636-4473) / toll free 1-800-318-4164.

Lieutenant Darlene Smith – Employment Unit Supervisor

For Frequently Asked Questions regarding the application and employment process, please visit the FAQ page or The Hiring Process page.

Meet a Recruiter in person – click here to Find a Recruiting Event near you.

If you meet the minimum requirements and want to serve the Memphis community, then consider joining the Best in Blue. Click APPLY TODAY; set up an account (if you have never applied with the City of Memphis); and then select the Police Recruit posting to initiate the application process.



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