The Tuscaloosa Police Department offers a career track filled with proven opportunity to advance. With a wide variety of specialty units including Investigations, Special Response Team, Dive Team, Honor Guard, K9 and Helicopter, TPD is the ideal choice to elevate your law enforcement career. Advancement opportunities are abundant in our expanding department and growing city. Make an impact, progress your career and feel the embrace of a city that values its relationship with the Police Department and the men and women who serve every day.
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Specialty Units are full-time positions filled within the Tuscaloosa Police Department. Officers who serve in these divisions are full-time employees of these units.
Special Assignments are part-time positions that are filled within the Tuscaloosa Police Department. Officers who fill these roles are on-call for the special assignment.