MPD: CAREERS

Police Entrance Exam

We are not currently accepting applications for Police Officer positions, we anticipate testing again at the beginning of 2023, please check back for an online application at that time.

**Out-of-state certified officers - we are now offering on a case-by-case basis if selected for hire, a lateral Supplemental Peace Officer course to challenge the state exam and receive in-house training to bypass the academy**

Are you ready for your future with the McKinney Police Department?

Our department is a progressive, customer service oriented organization that emphasizes respect, integrity, service and excellence.

We are looking for qualified men and women with integrity and high ethical standards - those with the vision of keeping McKinney a safe and secure environment for citizens to live, work and visit.

Working for the McKinney Police Department is an exciting opportunity to join a professional, versatile force in one of the greatest places in the U.S. to live. Find out more about what makes McKinney Unique by nature.

From our mounted units to bicycle patrol to SWAT to traffic, the McKinney Police Department offers a variety of ways to serve. Contact a recruiter today for more information.

Lateral Pay Program

We value experience and want to pay you for it! Lateral applicants may enter the pay scale based on years of full-time law enforcement experience up to $93,297.86!