Internship Program

The Urbandale Police Department (UPD) offers an internship program for college students. All interns spend time with the Administrative Services Division, Patrol Division, Criminal Investigation Division and Support Services Division.

We accept applications for internships throughout the year. Once received, the application will be processed with a complete background check. Upon successful completion of the background check, the applicant will be invited for an interview and completion of the internship agreement and responsibility forms. Interns will be scheduled for hours in accordance with current UPD policy for internships.

Application Steps
Please complete the following steps if you are interested in an internship with the Urbandale Police Department:
  • Download our Internship Application (PDF)
  • Fill out the application completely along with the required information
  • Return the completed application to:
    Sergeant Dan Stein
    Urbandale Police Department
    3740 86th Street
    Urbandale, IA 50322
If you have any questions, contact Sergeant Stein at 515-331-6813 or send him an email.