The Personnel & Training Unit is responsible for the hiring and training of all employees at the Hayward Police Department. The P&T Unit conducts recruitment and hiring for all available positions and is responsible for the continuous professional training given to sworn police officers.


How do I apply for a job with the Hayward Police Department?

All of our current openings are available on NeoGov:


If we are not currently recruiting or you do not see a job opening you feel you have the qualifications for, "Create a Personal Profile", and you will be notifed by email if a recruitment opens in your area of interest.

Honor Guard

The HPD Honor Guard is a ceremonial unit, composed of volunteers who are highly motivated and show aptitude for ceremonial duty. A primary role for HPD Honor Guard is to provide funeral honors for fallen officers, serve as the "guardians of the colors" by displaying and escorting the national and state flags on ceremonial occasions at official functions.

For more information:

Dan OlsenPersonnel & Training Manager

Lt. Ryan Sill
(510) 293-3450


Sgt. Libier LedezmaPersonnel & Training

Sgt. Libier Ledezma
(510) 293-7115