Law enforcement agencies holding job fair in Phoenix

Posted at 5:47 AM, Oct 16, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-16 11:45:08-04

Law enforcement departments across Arizona need to fill hundreds of positions — from civilian positions to patrol officers.

Arizona Department of Public Safety Director Frank Milstead, Phoenix Police Chief Jeri Williams and Sheriff Paul Penzone are expected to hold a news conference Monday about the need to fill vacancies and their efforts to increase diversity.  

The news conference will be ahead of a large law enforcement career fair on Saturday with more than a dozen departments. 

The career fair will be at:
Northern Arizona University 
15451 N. 28th Ave. in Phoenix
Saturday, October 21
10 a.m. to 12 p.m. 

The following agencies are participating:

  • AZ Department of Corrections
  • AZ Dept. of Juvenile Corrections
  • AZ Department of Public Safety
  • Chandler Police Department
  • Coconino County Sheriff's Dept.
  • Customs & Border Protection
  • Drug Enforcement Administration
  • FBI
  • Flagstaff Police Department
  • Gila River Dept. of Corrections
  • Mesa Police Department Glendale Police Department
  • Maricopa County Adult Probation
  • Maricopa County Juvenile Probation
  • Peoria Police Department
  • Phoenix Police Department
  • Scottsdale Police Department
  • Tucson Police Department
  • United States Air Force
  • Yavapai County Sheriffs