The following career opportunities exist for sworn officers of the Garland Police Department.
Neighborhood Police Officer
Traffic Officer/Accident Investigator
Criminal Investigations Division, which include:
Domestic/Sex Crimes Investigator
Youth Crimes Investigator
Crimes Against Persons Unit Investigator
Theft/Criminal Mischief Investigator
Auto Theft/Burglary Vehicle Investigator
Financial Crimes Investigator
Internet Crimes Against Children Investigator
Sex Offender Apprehension Investigator
Federal Task Force Positions
Highway Interdiction Investigator
E.O.D. Bomb Disposal Unit
School Resource Officer
All officers are eligible for promotional examinations after 2 full years of service.
Nothing in this document should be construed as establishing any contractual, proprietary, or other form of rights in or to employment with the City of Garland, nor should any part of this document be taken as expanding or conferring rights to any employee at will; and any such rights as may be implied from this document are expressly disclaimed. Due to budgetary, legal, and other changes in circumstances, the terms and provisions of this document, and all portions hereof, are subject to modification and or repeal without notice.