The Prince William County Police Department provides outstanding law enforcement service to the community of 434,183 residents (2016). Our nationally accredited Department - with 673 sworn officers - is composed of four divisions and 14 bureaus. We provide police services to a County that boasts urban, suburban and rural areas, 25 miles south of Washington, D.C.
The Prince William County Police Department can provide you with a rewarding career in law enforcement. Whether you’re interested in community policing or patrolling a community, we have a place for you.
We offer a variety of specialized units and have our own Criminal Justice Academy that offers a variety of training courses. The FBI’s training center in Quantico, which is in both Prince William County and neighboring Stafford County, offers our officers further opportunity for specialized training. Visit our Training Center pages for specific course information.
The highly trained men and women of the Police Department are dedicated to continually providing outstanding police service.