SAPD Recruiting

Are You Interested In Becoming A Law Enforcement Officer?

Click here to visit the SAPD Law Enforcement Careers website.

SAPD Careers

SAPD Dispatcher Center


The San Antonio Police Department has periodic openings in civilian (non-enforcement, non-sworn) positions, such as dispatchers, school crossing guards, data entry clerks, police service agents, administrative aides, crime analysts, management analysts, evidence technicians, etc., etc.

All SAPD civilian positions are announced and applied for through the City of San Antonio Human Resources department. For information about open positions, please view the  Human Resources openings web page. Note: Except for school crossing guards, please do not contact SAPD directly concerning the civilian position openings.

Links to Human Resources and Position Openings
School Crossing Guards

To apply for a position as a School Crossing Guard, please contact the School Crossing Guard Supervisor at 555 Academic Ct, #114, San Antonio, TX 78204, 207-7393. More information on School Crossing Guard activities may be viewed at: School Safety Program

Civilian and Sworn Working Together

Positions as Law Enforcement Officers are called "Sworn" positions. SAPD employs more than 2000 sworn personnel (law enforcement officers) and more than 500 civilian personnel.