The Denver Police Department (DPD) - Volunteers In Police Services (VIPS) is now accepting applications for unpaid Internships and Volunteers within the DPD.
Working with a task or field supervisor, volunteers and interns will have the opportunity to learn and gain a better understanding of the Law Enforcement Field by participating and getting hands on experience assisting in these various areas: Training Scenario Role Playing, Administrative/clerical support, Victim Advocacy Support Services, Chaplaincy, Translation, Social Media, Information Desk Help, COP Shops, Fingerprinting.
About Our Job
Volunteer: Volunteering is an incredibly rewarding way to spend your time while enriching the lives of others. We have a wide variety of opportunities that are flexible on your schedule and time. We recruit for volunteers based on openings for specific positions and we aim to match your skills and experience with the best fit from our variety of opportunities.
Internship: The Internship is intended for college students who are exploring career fields and/or whose degree requires an internship and is recommended for participants in the study areas of Public Service, Criminal Justice, Marketing, Legal, Human Services, Communications, Non-Profit Management.
Previously, the Denver Police Department has placed Interns in the following positions:
Day In The Life Of an Officer - for students who are looking to become Law Enforcement Officers
Must be at least 18 years of age
About Everything Else
All interested volunteers and interns should apply by going to the following link http://www.denvergov.org/dpdvip or search open positions at the City and County of Denver's Job Website: https://www.denvergov.org/content/denvergov/en/denver-human-resources/selection-process.html - and click "search jobs"
In addition to completing the application, Volunteers and Interns MUST attach the following to their application:
Copy of driver's license