• Begin your career with MPD in June 2017 as a Police Service Technician (PST) earning $26,000+ per year

  • Complete your Associates Degree FREE OF CHARGE at Southwest Tennessee Community College

  • At age 21, become BEST IN BLUE — a Memphis Police Officer – earning $41,000+ per year

Information Sessions

Sat., Feb. 18 – 8:30-10:00 a.m.

Sat., Feb. 18 – 3:30-5:00 p.m.

Sat., Mar. 11 – 8:30-10:00 a.m.

Sat., Mar.. 11– 3:30-5:00 p.m.

Southwest Tennessee Community College–
Macon Campus (5983 MaconCove) —
Bornblum Library Auditorium (ML 122).
Free parking is available

Blue Path Challenge 

Sat., Mar. 18 – 2:00-5:00 p.m.

Once you’ve completed your Blue Path application and attended an information session, we’ll get you signed up for the Blue Path Challenge. It will be a fun day with physical challenge and teambuilding  where we hope you’ll show  us why you should be part of the best in blue!

Location:  Memphis Police Training Academy–
4371 O.K. Robertson Rd.
Memphis, TN  38127
Free parking is available

Please Be On Time for all Events!

For more information call

1-800-318-4164 or 901-636-4473 then go to prompt 4
Or email: bluepath@hro-partners.com

Who’s eligible to apply?

– Memphis area high school senior on track to graduate by June 2017
– Must be age 18 before June 26, 2017
– Must
desire to serve your community, and exhibit good character
– Must be a US citizen and a resident of Shelby County
– Must have submitted TN Promise application by November 1, 2016
– Must be free of felony convictions and drug use.

If I’m accepted to the Blue Path program, what must I do to seal the employment deal with MPD?

– Spend 5-6 Saturdays in an engaging “pre-employment” program
– Complete the MPD application for Police Service Technician (PST) 
– Graduate from high school by June 2017
– Have a valid Tennessee driver’s license before June 26, 2017

Once employed by MPD, what then?
–  Starting on June 26, 2017, you’ll be employed as a Police Service Technician (PST) trainee earning $26,000+ per year. You’ll start with a 6-week training course with MPD Academy, earning you credit hours towards your Associate’s Degree in Criminal Justice from Southwest Tennessee Community College
– In August 2017, you’ll then begin PST duties ranging from controlling and directing traffic to reporting criminal behavior.
– In September 2017 you’ll also continue coursework towards an Associate’s degree (free of charge), taking classes with your fellow PSTs one day a week for four or five semesters.

Graduate to the Best In Blue!
– Once you complete your Associate’s degree, and are within 4 months of age 21, you’ll be offered the opportunity to complete the 21-week MPD Training Academy to become a police officer earning $41,000+ per year.