The Boca Raton Police Services Department received National Accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies in 1989.
The Department employs 216 sworn officers and 107 civilian employees. Our agency prides itself on the professional atmosphere and the professional demeanor of our employees. We strive to recruit only the most dedicated and qualified people.
Your first step to joining the Boca Raton Police Services Department is to schedule, complete and pass the PAT/BMST. These tests can be taken at either Palm Beach State College or Broward State College. Once you have passed the PAT/BMST you are eligible to Apply Online
Non-certified officer candidates will be required to attend a Florida Criminal Justice Entry Level Training Program (police academy) selected by the department. In addition to the department’s established hiring criteria, candidates must meet all training center entrance requirements and maintain academic and performance standards throughout the course of study.