Police Officer

Officer Mike Moore & K9 Bess Rappelling TrainingPolice Officer

The Department offers a variety of assignments including Narcotics, Investigations, School Resource Officer, Motorcycles, K-9 and the Special Enforcement Unit. Officers may participate in a variety of ancillary assignments including SWAT, Crisis Negotiation, Traffic Accident Reconstruction, Range Master and Crime Scene Specialist.

Patrol Officers can choose, by seniority, to work either a 4/10 or 3/12.5 shift plan on day, swing or graveyard. Additional information regarding working conditions can be obtained by reviewing the Napa Police Officer Association's Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) page.

The latest in Less Lethal and restraint devices are also available. The Police Department issues all safety equipment for Sworn Officers. By using progressive alternatives in report writing and service methods our Officers are encouraged to practice proactive and preventative policing.

Additional Information

For further information related to the Police Officer position, including salary and job openings, view the Napa Job Opportunities page. Please reference Police Department Recruitment and Selection Standards (PDF) for information related to all job classifications.