Join Us

  1. Chaplain Program

    The South Gate Police Department Chaplain Program is established for the purposes of providing spiritual and emotional support to all members of the department, their families and members of the public.

  2. Citizen's Academy

    The Citizen’s Academy Program allows South Gate residents and employees to be exposed to various areas and aspects of law enforcement through a 9 week course that is taught by the men and women of the South Gate Police Department.

  3. Current Job Openings

    The South Gate Police Department is currently recruiting and now hiring Lateral and Entry Level for Police Officer positions.

  4. Explorer Program

    Explorer Post 1969 is designed to offer the youth of the community an opportunity to interact with police personnel, and to develop an understanding of law enforcement.

  5. Getting Hired

    The hiring process is used as a measure and an opportunity for us to make a well-informed decision as it relates to a particular candidate’s suitability to become a South Gate Police Officer.

  6. Community Emergency Response Training (CERT)


  7. Neighborhood Watch