The San Antonio Park Police employs both sworn Officers and civilian employees. The San Antonio Park Police Agency is authorized 133 Officers, 16 Sergeants, 2 Lieutenants, 1 Captain, and 1 Commander. The Park Police also employ 1 Administrative Associate, 1 Administrative Assistant II, and three civilian Service Agents that work for our Agency.
The San Antonio Park Police offers our Officers a diverse opportunity of assignments. Officers can be assigned to the Riverwalk Patrol Section, District Patrol Section, Bike/ATV Unit, Public/Community Relations, Covert Operations, Training Academy, San Antonio City Hall, or one of several administrative positions.
Our Officers handle over 40,000 calls for service/cases each year and average between 5000 and 7000 arrests per year. Our Officers respond to all types of calls from simple people needing directions to graffiti and damage to park facilities to City Ordinance violations to shootings, cuttings, murders, and sexual assaults, and everything in between.
If you are qualified and think you have what it takes to become one of us go to Career Center to see if the position of “Park Police Officer” or one of our other civilian positions are currently open. The City of San Antonio only accepts applications for positions that are currently open.
Below is the general job summary, description, and general requirements for the position of Park Police Officer. These are subject to change with each posting, see official COSA HR Job posting at Career Center for up to date information. Applications are only accepted from persons licensed, or immediately licensable, as Peace Officers by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education.
For more information, call 210.207.8590 or send comments and inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org. For TTY assistance, call 210.207.7273 (V/TTY).