Recruiting for the 68th Academy Class is now closed
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of pay and benefits, basic eligibility requirements and contact information. Details on job description, physical requirements, pay and other relevant general information are available as individual PDF files below.
To view the current structure of the divisions within the department, click here.
The Academy in-service training calendar, participant information, and class descriptions for January to June, 2014 may be viewed here.
Department Command Staff
The Pasadena Police Department is under the command of Chief of Police, Michael W. Thaler. He is assisted in command of the department by three Assistant Chiefs of Police. Assistant Chief Michael P. Jackson oversees the Support Services Bureau. Assistant Chief Susan L. Clifton oversees the Investigations Bureau. Assistant Chief Joshua Bruegger oversees the Operations Bureau.
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