CCPD Careers

Accept the Challenge

Do you have what it takes to join our team of dedicated professionals? Ready to serve a community that respects and appreciates your commitment? The Corpus Christi Police Department is where you belong.

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Pay & Benefits

The CCPD offers highly competitive salary and benefits including fully paid health care immediately upon hire, a paid seven-month Academy, and a four-day forty-hour work week upon graduation.

Pay & Benefits

The Academy Experience

Our Academy prepares you to become the officer our community expects and deserves. The training is rigorous and only the best make it to graduation. But if you possess the skills and the desire to prepare both mentally and physically, that could be you.

CCPD Academy

Not everyone is lucky enough to be given all the tools needed to succeed…being a police officer gives me the opportunity to help others make better choices throughout the course of their lives."

Senior Officer Andrea Lenortavage,
Corpus Christi Police Department

Preparing to Test

Here are some tips on how to succeed in our testing process. Keep them to yourself-these tips are just for you.

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Meet Our Team

Our recruiters, background investigators and Academy Staff are second to none. Meet them now, before they are grilling you over your application or making you do push-ups in the parking lot.

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I wanted to be a police officer because I knew it would be a rewarding and exciting career with many opportunities. Working for CCPD is like being a part of a large family."

Officer Whitney Olness,
Corpus Christi Police Department

Upcoming Events

81st Police Academy Application Deadline

Start Date: Sep 01, 2021
End Date: Mar 11, 2022
Time: 5:00 PM
Location: Online, by mail or in person

The CCPD will begin accepting applications for the 81st Police Academy on Sept. 1, 2021. 81st Academy begins July 2022.

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