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Volunteer Opportunities

The following are volunteer opportunities within the Walnut Creek Police Department.


There are currently 30 reserve officers who donated a combined 8,000 hours last year alone. Being a reserve requires training, an application and screening process, and a commitment of 16 hours a month minimum of patrol or other assignments as well as mandatory training meetings. Detailed information is on the Police website at

If interested, or have questions, Email: Reserve Recruiting Unit

VIPS (Volunteers in Police Services)
No Openings At This Time.

Click here to view other volunteer opportunities throughout the City.