About TPD

about us

Build Your Better Tomorrow

At the Tuscaloosa Police Department, we are building a better tomorrow for our city, our community and our officers alike. A career track rich with opportunity, the Tuscaloosa Police Department offers a wide variety of specialties including Detective, SWAT, K9, Bike Patrol, Bomb Squad, Cyber Security and more. Enjoy the benefits of living in one of the most innovative and fastest growing cities in the state, while creating a legacy that will last a lifetime.

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Our Mission

Tuscaloosa PD Mission

Our mission is to serve all people within our jurisdiction with respect, fairness, and compassion. We are devoted to the prevention of crime, the protection of life and property, and the preservation of peace, order and safety.