Autauga County, Alabama

Police Department

The Talladega Police Department is a progressive and community conscious agencyt. Our primary goal is to serve and protect all of our citizens and visitors, enhance quality of life and to provide a professional and well equipped police force.The Talladega Police Department is a CALEA accredited agency, receiving its first award in March 2012. The department is made up of Patrol, Detective and Administrative Divisions and has 52 employees.

Within the Police Department we have:

  • Patrol Division
  • Investigative Division
  • Administrative Division
  • Training Division
  • School Resource Officers
  • Narcotics
  • K-9
  • SWAT
  • Warrant Officer


Talladega Police Department Contact Numbers

For emergencies call 911

Patrol Division Non-Emergency
(256) 362-4162

Investigative Division
(256) 362-4508

Administrative Division
(256) 362-4163

Training Division
(256) 299-0964

Metro Jail
(256) 761-2000

Anonymous Tip Line
(256) 299-0011

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Salary & Benefits Package

Police Officer - Rookie $27,999    Police Officer - Certified $30,555

Patrol Division Works 12 Hour Shifts - Off Every Other Week-End

We Provide

  • Glock 41 .45 ACP Pistol
  • All Duty Gear and Accessories
  • Boots
  • Bullet Proof Vest
  • Take Home Vehicle After 4 Years Service


  • 13 Paid Holidays Each Year
  • Vacation and Sick Leave Plan
  • Blue Cross Health Insurance
  • State Retirement
  • Paid Health Insurance Plan After Retirement

While visiting our web site, feel free to print out the Employment Application, fill it out, and mail it to:

City of Talladega
P.O. Box 498
Talladega, Alabama 35161
Attention: Human Resources Dept.


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