YAKIMA

POLICE

DEPARTMENT

MORE THAN A BADGE

If you’re a role model, a guardian and a mentor who seeks challenge, excitement and daily opportunities to make a difference in your community, you’ve come to the right place.

The Yakima Police Department currently has many open positions for Police Officers to join their team of dedicated professionals and enjoy rewarding careers with exceptional benefits.

Completing the testing and training as a recruit can be a rigorous process, but it ensures that each officer ultimately hired to join YPD is successfully prepared. If you have what it takes, you can be the difference.

THE BENEFITS

Paid Training

Retirement

and Pension

Paid Life Insurance

Vacation, Holiday,

and Sick Pay

$65,415

Starting Salary

Increases to

$88,675

in 3.5 Years

Medical, Dental,

and Vision

Education Incentives

Take Home Cars

Specialty Unit

Training and Pay:

  • Bilingual Certification
  • Narcotics
  • Traffic/Motors
  • Gang Unit
  • Investigations
  • Field Training Officers
  • SWAT
  • K-9

Contact Abbi Rhoads: abigail.rhoads@yakimawa.gov  |  509-576-6609