The Salem Police Ride-Along Program has temporarily been suspended due to the State of Oregon pandemic restrictions. Please check back at a later date.
The Salem Police Department offers opportunities for community members to ride along with police officers. Ride-alongs provide insight on the work done by the Salem Police Department’s Patrol Division.
application or obtain an application at the front counter of the Salem Police Department.
Bring government-issued photo identification and the completed application to the Salem Police Department.
Allow a minimum of 72 hours for application processing.
Applicants will be contacted via phone after their application has been processed.