Recruiting

Lateral Entry Officer Information

Our department endeavors to hire the most qualified applicants to become police officers for the City of Fort Worth. Our requirements conform to the standards issued by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement. In addition, the department may mandate more professional standards not indicated in our basic requirements. (Requirements are subject to change).   Learn more about the Physical Ability Test (PAT) and benefits and requirements.

Community Camera Program


Residents and businesses across the city can register their privately owned surveillance camera systems

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