Join the ʻohana! One of the greatest aspects about working at the Kauai Police Department, besides being granted the opportunity to serve such an active role within our island community, is that the majority of our jobs are recession-proof. That's because there is always a need to help keep the community safe.

The Kauai Police Department employs approximately 163 sworn personnel and 74 civilian personnel. If you're interested in becoming a part of our team and would like to learn more about the recruitment process for Police Officers, please visit the Police Services Officer recruitment webpage for more information.

We also have a variety of civilian positions that play a key role in the department being able to provide the highest level of professional service to the community. These positions include but are not limited to Emergency Services Dispatcher and Clerk. If you’re interested in finding out if we're actively recruiting for civilian positions, please visit

The Kauai Police Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer