Fairfax County Police Department is the premier law enforcement agency in the Northern Virginia area. Fairfax County offers a balanced blend of diverse neighborhoods, top rated schools, and a skilled workforce. Our officers operate out of eight (8) district stations situated within 409 square miles and provide law enforcement and public safety services to over 1.2 million residents and visitors. Recruits are paid to train at our state-of-the-art academy, where they learn to enforce criminal laws, traffic regulations, and maintain public order through service orientated policing.
As an FCPD officer, you will experience training in firearms, self-defense, driving skills, and criminal investigations, just to name a few, that will allow you to succeed while on patrol and in the many specialized units available to officers. The Fairfax County Police Department is looking for women and men who thrive on challenges and take pride in serving others. If you are willing to answer the call and learn the necessary skills for this rewarding and critical work, FCPD is for you!