Becoming a Police Officer

Please visit our new site to check out the latest updates, eligibility requirements, the St. Louis City Police Application and more!

SLMPD Recruit Page

The Metropolitan Police Department has a rich history. Our recruits receive top-notch training over the course of six months and are recognized at a memorable Police Academy Graduation thereafter. named St. Louis the 20th best city in the country for police officers! Contact a Recruiter today to learn more and to begin your journey towards a career in policing.

Career Information

Department of Personnel - Police Division

1915 Olive St.
Room 760
St. Louis, Mo 63103

Preparation Guides:

- Law Enforcement Aptitude Battery PDF

- Oral Board Preparations Guide PDF

- Physical Abilities Test Prep Guide PDF

Other Links:

- St. Louis Police Academy