The St. Augustine Beach Police Department is always accepting applications for employment. Completed applications can be submitted during business hours, Monday through Friday, at the department’s front office.
Why Join SABPD?
Sworn members will initially be assigned to Patrol but will have the opportunity after probation to apply for a position in Investigations, K9, Crime Prevention, or Full-time Beach Patrol.
Members may also choose additional duties such as Bike Patrol, Beach Patrol, Honor Guard, and Evidence Specialist and may also join the county unified specialized teams (SWAT, Special Response Team, Dive Team, and Tactical Flight Officer).
All sworn members will receive numerous advanced training opportunities with some of the most prestigious law enforcement training programs in the United States. Additionally, our officers train together in-house, as an agency, six times per year in areas such as the use of force response, tactical vehicle operations, firearms, defensive tactics, and other highly specialized training.
The St. Augustine Police Department prides itself on a positive and robust relationship with the community, receiving strong support from our citizens and city leadership.
As a member of our team, you will receive:
- Highly competitive pay and benefits
- Florida Retirement System
- Take home vehicles
- Available Off-Duty and Overtime (off-duty rate of $55 per hour)
- Educational Assistance Pay (potential for 100% reimbursement)
- Unified Special Teams Opportunities
- Advanced Training Opportunities
- Paid Maternity Leave
- Free gym Memberships
- Free uniform dry cleaning, cell phone, and foot gear stipend