General

Are Reserve Officers actual sworn members of MPD?
Yes. Reserve Corps officers are fully trained and sworn police officers in the District of Columbia.
Wed, 24 Jan, 2018 at 2:07 PM
What kind of culture does the Reserve Corps cultivate?
The Reserve Corps maintains a positive culture dedicated to volunteer service. Members contribute considerable portions of their time to help strengthen the ...
Wed, 24 Jan, 2018 at 2:11 PM
Do Reserve Officers receive the same equipment as MPD Officers?
Reserve Corps members are issued identical equipment to their career service counterparts.
Wed, 24 Jan, 2018 at 2:12 PM
When does the Reserve Police Academy start?
Ordinarily, the Metropolitan Police Department starts a Reserve Police Academy each spring. If you are considering joining the Department as a Reserve Polic...
Wed, 24 Jan, 2018 at 2:20 PM
How do I know if Reserve Corps is right for me?
The best way to understand the Reserve Corps' culture is to come to a New Candidate Orientation or a ride-along with one of our 80+ members.
Wed, 24 Jan, 2018 at 2:26 PM
What are the hours associated with the Reserve Corps?
The Reserve Corps is a volunteer organization. Upon completion of the intensive training and field training programs, armed members are expected to voluntee...
Wed, 24 Jan, 2018 at 2:30 PM
What if I am injured on the job as a Reserve Officer?
In the unexpected and unfortunate case a Reserve Corps member is injured in the line of duty, all Reserve Corps members are covered by the District of Colum...
Wed, 24 Jan, 2018 at 2:31 PM