To be considered as a Police Cadet, Lateral Officer or Reserve Officer with the Albuquerque Police Department (N.M.), applicants must successfully complete the selection process. A new selection process in initiated for each anticipated cadet class.
While at the Police Academy, you will receive hundreds of hours of training on all topics of professional law enforcement. You will receive basic training from the most updated programs the Academy can offer. This training will provide you with the background and foundation necessary to build a career as a professional law enforcement officer.
For further information: RECRUITMENT