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  Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department   601 E. Trade Street  Charlotte, NC 28202
Emergency and Patrol Response: 911      Non-Emergency Crime Reporting: 311 
If calling outside the Mecklenburg County, the Non-Emergency Crime Reporting: 704-336-7600
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The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department prides itself on recruiting the best to make a difference in our community. 

If you are interested in becoming a CMPD Police Officer, you may apply during our Open Application period. Please check this web site for the next open application date.

Due to the high volume of applications please do not call the Recruitment Division. The process for the position of police officer is competitive. Applications will be further screened. Your application will be reviewed and qualified applicants will be notified by the Recruiting Division.

CMPD also offers impactful programs that nurture future recruits:

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- Call in a Crime Tip:
- Click to Submit a Crime Tip Online
- Text in a Crime Tip: 
   Text "TIP372 plus your message" to 
   CRIMES (274637)
on your cell phone.  


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Call 704-334-1600 for your chance to receive a reward for your tip. more.... 

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