Our nationally respected, CALEA-accredited department offers highly competitive salaries that are among the highest in the region – as well as great opportunities for advancement. More than 70 police chiefs and law-enforcement leaders around the country got their start here. You’ll work with people who value “Integrity, Intelligence & Initiative.”
Located at the gateway to the fabulous Rocky Mountains, we serve an innovative community of more than 150,000, Colorado’s fifth-largest city, known for its opportunities for outdoor adventure and urban amenities – both just minutes away.
We invite you to discover the possibilities!
I enjoy working here because there is a strong determination to serve the community, in addition to proactive policing. The Lakewood Police Department has a culture of going above and beyond normal duties to ensure the safety of the citizens in the community.
– Agent David Tubbs
I have found Lakewood Police Department has many opportunities for team building, training and specialized assignments. If there is something an agent is striving to do, the department backs them in the training necessary to reach their goals.
– Agent Lindsay Jones
At Lakewood Police Department, you determine how your career will progress and what training you will attend. I have had the opportunity to attend trainings from human trafficking and interviews and interrogations to tactical shotgun and crime scene investigator, to name a few.
– Agent Kirk Engel