Here For The Community
We are proud to be a learning organization, continuously seeking to improve, grow and enhance our commitment to protect and preserve life under an umbrella of accountability. Despite the varied and often intense demands of providing public safety services, the men and women of the Tracy Police Department continue to provide outstanding service with the support of the community and government partners.
Service | Integrity | Excellence
Setting The Standard For Policing
The Tracy Police Department has established the values of “Service, Integrity, and Excellence” because we recognize and respect the sanctity of all human life and dignity without prejudice to anyone. The Tracy Police Department has a long history of judicious, lawful and minimal use of force supported by strong policy, training, supervision, progressive thinking, accountability, transparency, community engagement and community expectations.
The Tracy Police Department is an innovative forward thinking organization. We acknowledge the challenges in modern policing and developed a philosophy to better prepare our officers. Our vision to incorporate advanced training and education, be innovative in our approach and prioritize Officer health and wellness is our Tracy way. In doing this, we are at our best to serve our community, work on long-term quality of life resolutions and further strengthen engagement with our residents, non-profits, and our community.
The officers at the Tracy Police Department have the opportunity to choose from several compensated special assignments and non-compensated collateral duty. These opportunities include the following:
- School Resource Officer
- Neighborhood Resource Officer
- Special Investigations Detective
- Motorcycle Officer
- Drone/UAS Operator
- Range Master
- Honor Guard
- Motors Cadre
- Bicycle Cadre
- Police Athletics League (PAL)
- Crisis Negotiations
- Defensive Tactics Instructors
Several of these assignments include incentive pay or additional pay. Please see a recruiter for additional information.
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Police Officer Careers
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Professional Staff Careers
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