The Tampa International Airport Police Department is committed to providing professional law enforcement services to the 18 million annual passengers, as well as the thousands of employees and guests who use the airport every day. The Department emphasizes the continual development of skills and expanded knowledge through focused training while valuing the spirit of teamwork and commitment to duty.
TIAPD offers opportunities in all areas of police work including: Criminal Investigations, K-9 Unit, Professional Standards Unit, Uniform Patrol, Bike Squad, and Field Training.
Recruiting and employment for the TIAPD is handled through Tampa International Airport Human Resources and the Airport Police Professional Standards Unit.
For job opportunities with the Airport Police Department, please click on the following link
- Competitive Pay
- Incentive Pay for Specialty Units
- Overtime compensation after 84 hours in a bi-weekly pay period
- Bi-annual uniform allowance
- Uniforms and weapons provided
- Incentive pay for continuing education
- College tuition reimbursement
For questions about recruitment for the Tampa International Airport Police Department, contact the Professional Standards Unit at (813) 870-8700 ext. 7777 or the main line for the police department at (813) 870-8760.