Volunteer Program

Applicants Must:

  • Be a minimum age of 18 years
  • Have no felony convictions and or convictions for crimes of moral turpitude
  • Be persons of good character and possess maturity and good judgment
  • Be physically able to perform tasks that require standing for an extended period of time, walking, and lifting light objects (25 lbs)
  • Successfully complete selection process including a thorough background investigation
  • Successfully complete orientation and training
  • Possess a valid California driver’s license and a good driving record
  • Serve on a regular schedule

Neighborhood Patrols

  • Vacation house checks
  • Traffic control
  • Handicapped parking enforcement

Specialty Duties

  • Records
  • Investigations


Effective law enforcement requires a partnership of the police department and the community. Volunteers provide services to the community which supplement services performed by full-time employees. 

To apply: Download a Volunteer Employment Application and mail to:

Pleasant Hill Police Department
Attn: Investigations
330 Civic Drive
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523