Thank you for your interest in the Raleigh Police Department College Internship Program. RPD offers college seniors and graduate students an opportunity to work alongside sworn and civilian professionals to gain experience and knowledge about our 21st Century progressive law enforcement agency.
All internships are PAID and must meet an academic requirement.
The deadline to apply for the Summer 2023 internship has passed.
We will start accepting applications for the Fall 2023 internship on April 1.
If the applicant is selected to move forward in the hiring process after completing the online application, a Recruiter will contact your academic advisor. The applicant's academic advisor will send a letter of recommendation on college letterhead to confirming the following:
Once the letter is received, the Internship Package will be emailed to the applicant.
A background investigation will be conducted on all approved applicants. After completion of the background and if approved, you will be scheduled for a drug screening and scheduled for internship hours.
For More Information Contact:
Sergeant Jeffrey C. Steelman
Police Recruiting Sergeant
Senior Detective (Retired)
Dale T. Montague
Internship Coordinator Assistant