The Providence Police Department united with all citizens, is committed to improving the quality of life in our city by aggressively resolving problems, preserving the peace, protecting human rights, and apprehending criminals consistent with the law.
In-State Lateral Transfers
The Providence Police Department is now accepting applications for lateral transfers of Rhode Island P.O.S.T certified police officers. Learn more >
Lateral, RI P.O.S.T. certified officers only:
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