Join our Volunteers in Police Service (VIPS) program at Hayward Police Department and become a vital part of our team! Your dedication and skills make a real difference in serving our community. Together, we provide prompt, courteous service to Hayward, enhancing effectiveness and efficiency.
VIPS receive specialized training in their functional area. All VIPS are unpaid volunteers.
Complete a VIPS Application
Applications can be downloaded from our site here, or picked up at the Hayward Police Department, 300 West Winton Ave., Hayward, CA 94544
Mail-in or drop-off your completed application
Participate in an interview with the Police Department's Volunteer Coordinators
Coordinator's will reach out to you to schedule interviews.
Complete a background investigation including a no-cost fingerprint examination
For more information, please contact:
The Hayward Police Department Volunteer Coordinators at (510) 293-5051