FAQs

Contact Information
Q: What number do I call for police assistance?

Q: How do I file a complaint?
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Q: How do I commend an officer?
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Q: How do I submit a tip?
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Q: How do I report a Lost or missing person?

Q: How do I request a police report?

Q: How do I file a FOIA request?

Q: How do I recover my property?

Q: Who should vendors contact if they want to sell products or services?

Q: How do I donate a horse to the U.S. Park Police?

Questions About the U.S. Park Police
Q: What is the authority of the U.S. Park Police?
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Q: What is the organization hierarchy for the U.S. Park Police?

Q: What is the mission of the U.S. Park Police?

Employment Questions
Q: Where is the U.S. Park Police academy located?
A: The U.S. Park Police academy is located in Glynco, Georgia, at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center.

Q: What is the starting salary of a U.S. Park Police officer?
A: The starting salary of a U.S. Park Police officer in Washington, DC, is $52,541 a year.

Q: How do I learn more about becoming a U.S. Park Police officer?

National Park Service Regulations
Q: What items am I permitted to bring with me on my trip to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island?

Q: What are the rules for obtaining a permit for activities in the parks?

Q: What are the rules for obtaining a permit for activities in the parks?

Q: What are the rules and regulations in the National Capital Region (NCR), Washington, DC area?

Q: What are the rules and regulations in the Golden Gate National Recreation Area, San Francisco area?

Q: What are the rules and regulations in the Gateway National Recreation Area, New York City area?

Last updated: May 2, 2015