School Police Careers

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  • The School District of Palm Beach County Police Department is a fully accredited police agency that services the tenth-largest school district in the nation and the fifth-largest in the State of Florida serving more than 197,000 students, with 186 schools over 2,338 square miles.

    Over 200 uniformed police officers are assigned to schools throughout Palm Beach County. These officers are responsible for campus patrol, initial case investigations, subsequent follow-up,
    and, when necessary, making arrests.

    Additionally, the officers provide classroom presentations, counsel students and parents, engage students through mentoring, and serve as positive role models to help promote healthy relationships between youth and law enforcement.

    The Palm Beach County School District Police Department is committed to making a difference in the lives of the community's children through early positive interaction.

School Police Officer Positions

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