Become an Officer

Earn up to 159K a year doing the job you love

Competitive pay and benefits is just the beginning. Vacaville PD is built on a foundation of officer wellness, top tier training, and community connections. 

Police Officer Lateral:

  • $50 – $76/hourly
  • $104,599 – $159,210* annual

Police Officer Academy Grad:

  • $43/ hourly
  • $91,434 annual

The Vacaville Benefits

  • California Public Employees Retirement System (CalPERS)
  • Education Incentive Pay
  • Leadership Incentive  Pay
  • Holiday Pay
  • Uniform Allowance
  • Comprehensive Medical Plans through CalPERS
  • Retiree medical coverage
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Education/Student Loan Reimbursement
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Deferred Compensation (457)
  • Vacation – 16 Days Accrued Year 1
  • Sick – 12 Days Accrued Per Year
  • Take Home Car program

*Max pay factors in Holiday Pay, Uniform Allowance, Bachelor’s Degree Pay, Bilingual Pay & Senior Officer III.

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The women behind the badge

Meet a few of the women of the Vacaville Police Department that are both examples of leadership and leading by example.

$20,000 Hiring Incentive

for Lateral and Academy Graduate Applicants.

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You either win or you learn

Based on real world needs and feedback from our officers, we have reset the standards of training. Join us on the mat and square off with the VVPD Jiu-jitsu masters, teaching skills that make the job safer and provide an extra level of confidence on the street.

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Let's do this

One thing you can count on at VVPD, opportunities to better your mind and body are in ample supply. We encourage lifetime fitness to keep our officers in peak physical shape, helping extend careers while enhancing on the job performance every day.

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Your career in balance

In Vacaville, we encourage a life work balance, so you don’t have to miss the special moments.

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