Citizen Volunteers

SPD Senior Volunteers

Download Application & Apply
(please email your completed application as an attachment to

The Citizen Volunteer program is a service program that augments and assists the commissioned and non-commissioned members of the SPD in the performance of their duties. This program includes anyone from age 18 years to Senior Citizens. We need people that enjoy working with the public, have people skills, are problem-solvers, and have basic clerical skills or computer knowledge. Areas you can work are Police Administration, the Police Academy, Records Division, or the Investigative Unit. Jobs include:

SPD Senior Volunteer
  • Data Entry
  • Property pickup
  • Vacation home checks
  • Investigations follow up
  • Delivering and picking up mail between City sites
  • Working the information booths at the Public Safety Building and Courthouse Annex
  • Working the front desk at the Public Safety Building
  • Working the front desk at the academy and the investigative office
  • Assist in community events such as Bloomsday, Hoopfest, Lilac Parade, and others

If you are interested in applying, Download Application & Apply, or have any questions, please call 509.363.8283.

  • SPD Senior Volunteer 2
  • SPD Senior Volunteer Female

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For in progress crimes and emergencies call 911

To report a non-emergent crime contact:

To provide crime activity or suspect information that doesn't require immediate action contact:

For general police email contact:

For nuisance reports, including code violations (i.e. illegal camping, substantial litter in yards or alleys, graffiti, land use violations), parking complaints, and road condition issues contact:

Contact Information

Volunteer Services Unit
Spokane Police Department
1100 W Mallon
Spokane, Washington 99260