San Francisco Police Academy’s 281st Class Graduation 24-013

281st SFPD Recruit Class

The San Francisco Police Department’s 281st Recruit Class will be sworn in today, Tuesday, May 28, 2024, by San Francisco Police Chief Bill Scott. There are 15 graduating recruit officers. Five graduates are bilingual and fluent in languages such as Spanish, Cantonese, Mandarin, Hindi, Urdu and Fijian.  

The 281st Recruit Class has 11 members who have earned bachelor’s degrees or associate degrees. Members of the class have previously been employed as a police service aide, wildland firefighter, sales, security and customer service to name a few.  One officer also represents the United States Military Branch of the US Army.

A class photo accompanies this media advisory. 

The graduation will take place at the Scottish Rite Masonic Center located at 2850 19th Avenue in San Francisco at 6:00 p.m.

The 281st Recruit Class has completed 36 weeks of training. Following graduation, the newly sworn SFPD officers will begin a 16-week field-training program at various district stations.

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