The El Segundo Police Department has cancelled all Police Department community outreach events until further notice. The action is taken as a precaution to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus. The City of El Segundo continues to cooperate with the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, the Centers for Disease Control and the El Segundo Unified School District to respond to the spread of the novel coronavirus in Los Angeles County. Click here for additional information, resources and full list of facilities closures and classes, activities and events cancellations.  

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Currently Hiring

Special Assignments

Detective, LA IMPACT, TRAP, Motor Officer, Community Lead Officer, K-9 Officer, Field Training Officer, School Resource Officer

Collateral Assignments

Drone Team, Beach Patrol, SWAT, CNT, TLO, Range Master, Defensive Tactics Instructor

We Are El Segundo Police Department

El Segundo Police Department Badge Outline

  • A family of 62 Police Officers
  • Respected for our previous experiences and valued for our expertise
  • Rewarded for staying physically strong and mentally agile
  • Supportive of one another on and off the job
  • Believers in work-life balance and providing flexible scheduling and assignment
  • Empowered to be our best and fully reimbursing professional and education development
  • Protectors of our local industries including, aerospace, biotech, breweries, sports clubs, and more
  • One with our community while partnering with our residents and business members.
  • Top Step Officer Earns Up to $137,707.56
  • Lifetime Medical
  • 100% Tuition and Books at UCLA/UCI rates, whichever is higher for undergraduate or graduate courses
ESPD Difference
  • Serving a friendly, family-oriented beach community
  • Earning competitive bonuses and premier benefits
  • Supporting a thriving city

El Segundo Charm
  • Small town charm with a big city feel located just south of LAX
  • Recognized as the aerospace capital of the world, home to AT&T, Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles Lakers, LA Kings, DaVita Healthcare and Mattel (one of the world’s largest toy manufacturers)


Special Requirements
  • Be 21 years of age by the time of appointment
  • Prior to appointment, candidates must successfully complete a polygraph test, psychological and medical examination and an extensive background investigation process
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent required
  • Free of any felony convictions
  • Commitment to serve