Why work for CPD

A career with the Columbia Police Department is like no other job or experience.  It offers excitement, a sense of accomplishment, job satisfaction, teamwork, opportunities for growth with promotion and excellent salary and benefits.

Benefits

Benefits, including health, vision, dental, vacation, and sick leave, are received upon hire. Columbia Police Department also participates in the South Carolina Retirement System.

Specialized Fields

S.W.A.T
Crime Scene Investigation
Crime Prevention
Warrant Team
Traffic Division
K-9
Gang Unit
Organized Crime & Narcotics

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