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Reviews for New York Police Department

Review factors

Feel-Good Factor

Company Culture
3.81
Support from management
3.65
Teamwork
3.46
Freedom to work independently
3.42
Internal Communication
3.08
Office / Work Environment
3.96
Environmental Friendliness
3.65
Work-Life Balance
3.00
Challenging Work
4.18
Inclusive / Diverse
4.27

Career factor

Gender Equality
3.88
Attitude towards older colleagues
4.04
Career Development
3.88
Overall compensation for your work
3.27
Company Image
4.08
Job Security
3.96
Handicapped Accessibility
4.13
Workplace Safety
3.87
Benefits

The following benefits are offered

Flex. working hours in 6 of 26 reviews Parking in 11 of 26 reviews Easy access to public transportation in 5 of 26 reviews Stock or equity options in 4 of 26 reviews 401(k) in 22 of 26 reviews No onsite daycare facility No reimbursed daycare Ability to work remotely in 1 of 26 reviews Desirable office location in 1 of 26 reviews Tuition assistance in 4 of 26 reviews Paid Parental Leave in 4 of 26 reviews 401(k) Match in 3 of 26 reviews No flexible spending account Paid time off in 9 of 26 reviews Healthcare (including vision and dental) in 9 of 26 reviews No relocation allowance Life insurance in 6 of 26 reviews

The following perks are offered

On site cafeteria in 3 of 26 reviews Free (company provided) Meals in 1 of 26 reviews Health and wellness programs in 6 of 26 reviews Employee discounts in 8 of 26 reviews Vehicle allowance in 3 of 26 reviews Employee events in 3 of 26 reviews No dogs allowed Fitness center on site in 7 of 26 reviews No company provided food and/or drink
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  • 19.Dec 2018
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • More flexibility with days off and hours, more personnel, less favoritism

What I like about the company

I'm proud to work where I do. Great benefits, exciting and challenging.

What I dislike about the company

The politics, the often annoying micromanagement from supervisors, I can do without

Company Culture
5.00
Support from management
5.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
4.00
Internal Communication
5.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
5.00
Career Development
5.00
Overall compensation for your work
5.00
Office / Work Environment
5.00
Environmental Friendliness
5.00
Work-Life Balance
3.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
5.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
5.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Flex. working hours is offered Parking is offered Easy access to public transportation is offered Stock or equity options is offered 401(k) is offered Tuition assistance is offered 401(k) Match is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    New York Police Department
  • City
    New York City
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Fitness center on site is offered
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Suggestions for improvement

  • Better hours and more time off would be great

What I like about the company

I was very satisfied by the work I did and it made me feel good

What I dislike about the company

I was unable to spend time with my family because of the long hours. Sometimes you are stuck for days at a time.

Company Culture
5.00
Support from management
5.00
Teamwork
1.00
Freedom to work independently
1.00
Internal Communication
5.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
5.00
Career Development
5.00
Overall compensation for your work
5.00
Office / Work Environment
1.00
Environmental Friendliness
1.00
Work-Life Balance
5.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
1.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
5.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered
  • Company
    New York Police Department
  • City
    New York City
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Former employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Employee discounts is offered
  • 03.Oct 2018
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • Include more training and more advanced equipment

What I like about the company

The job gets easier and easier the more you learn and you can easily make the job work for you. Being a good person/friend to your coworkers is a must and being reliable is a must for your bosses.

What I dislike about the company

Sometimes the department picks favorites and those favorites seem to reap the benefits.

Company Culture
5.00
Support from management
5.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
5.00
Internal Communication
3.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
5.00
Career Development
5.00
Overall compensation for your work
5.00
Office / Work Environment
3.00
Environmental Friendliness
4.00
Work-Life Balance
3.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
4.00
Workplace Safety
3.00
Challenging Work
3.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Flex. working hours is offered Parking is offered Easy access to public transportation is offered Stock or equity options is offered 401(k) is offered Paid Parental Leave is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered
  • Company
    New York Police Department
  • City
    New York City
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Employee discounts is offered Vehicle allowance is offered Employee events is offered Fitness center on site is offered
  • 10.Sep 2018
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • supervisors need to take courses and learn how to supervise

What I like about the company

meet alot of new people and learn to communicate with them. learn how to handle and de-escalate situations

What I dislike about the company

varies for each location, needs better management

Company Culture
5.00
Support from management
3.00
Teamwork
4.00
Freedom to work independently
3.00
Internal Communication
4.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
5.00
Career Development
4.00
Overall compensation for your work
3.00
Work-Life Balance
3.00
Company Image
4.00
Job Security
5.00
Challenging Work
5.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered 401(k) is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered
  • Company
    New York Police Department
  • City
    New York City
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Health and wellness programs is offered Employee discounts is offered Fitness center on site is offered
  • 14.Apr 2018
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • All jobs could always use improvement however it's not my place to say what those might be

What I like about the company

I have met a lot of new people from various backgrounds and diverse cultures and learned a lot of unique qualities from them

What I dislike about the company

I dont approve of anything at this particular time

Company Culture
5.00
Support from management
3.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
5.00
Internal Communication
4.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
5.00
Career Development
5.00
Overall compensation for your work
2.00
Office / Work Environment
5.00
Environmental Friendliness
5.00
Work-Life Balance
3.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
5.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
5.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Flex. working hours is offered Easy access to public transportation is offered Stock or equity options is offered 401(k) is offered Ability to work remotely is offered Desirable office location is offered Tuition assistance is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    New York Police Department
  • City
    New York City
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

On site cafeteria is offered Health and wellness programs is offered Employee events is offered Fitness center on site is offered
  • 06.Mar 2018
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • I would give more hours and a better salary for working in the dangerous streets

What I like about the company

I get some folks telling me I am the best

What I dislike about the company

The low pay that seem to think is great

Company Culture
2.00
Support from management
2.00
Teamwork
2.00
Freedom to work independently
2.00
Internal Communication
2.00
Gender Equality
2.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
3.00
Career Development
3.00
Overall compensation for your work
1.00
Work-Life Balance
2.00
Company Image
2.00
Job Security
2.00
Challenging Work
3.00
Inclusive / Diverse
2.00

The following benefits were offered to me

401(k) Match is offered
  • Company
    New York Police Department
  • City
    New York
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Employee discounts is offered

Suggestions for improvement

  • The supervisors need for positive attitude

What I like about the company

It is a good place to work You are working for law enforcement

What I dislike about the company

I hope the department is more people oriented

Company Culture
3.00
Support from management
1.00
Teamwork
3.00
Freedom to work independently
1.00
Internal Communication
3.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
3.00
Career Development
5.00
Overall compensation for your work
3.00
Work-Life Balance
1.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
3.00
Challenging Work
5.00
Inclusive / Diverse
1.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Flex. working hours is offered Parking is offered Easy access to public transportation is offered 401(k) is offered Tuition assistance is offered Paid Parental Leave is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    New York Police Department
  • City
    New York City
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Health and wellness programs is offered
  • 12.Jan 2018
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • I would encourage others to utilize and implement common sense when completing and assigning tasks.

What I like about the company

There is little positive that I can share about my place of employment.

What I dislike about the company

The selfish mentality of supervisors and administrators.

Company Culture
3.00
Support from management
1.00
Teamwork
1.00
Freedom to work independently
1.00
Internal Communication
1.00
Gender Equality
2.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
5.00
Career Development
1.00
Overall compensation for your work
1.00
Office / Work Environment
3.00
Environmental Friendliness
4.00
Work-Life Balance
1.00
Company Image
3.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
4.00
Workplace Safety
3.00
Challenging Work
1.00
Inclusive / Diverse
4.00

The following benefits were offered to me

401(k) is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    New York Police Department
  • City
    New York
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Fitness center on site is offered

Suggestions for improvement

  • Update the schedule switch to 10 or 12 hour days

What I like about the company

This is my dream job. I'm excited to come to work everyday

What I dislike about the company

We need a new type of schedule. We need to stop with the 8 hour day and switch to 10 or 12 hour days like every other police dept.

Company Culture
5.00
Support from management
5.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
5.00
Internal Communication
4.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
5.00
Career Development
5.00
Overall compensation for your work
3.00
Office / Work Environment
1.00
Environmental Friendliness
2.00
Work-Life Balance
3.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
3.00
Workplace Safety
3.00
Challenging Work
4.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

401(k) is offered Paid Parental Leave is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    New York Police Department
  • City
    New York
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Health and wellness programs is offered Employee discounts is offered Fitness center on site is offered

Suggestions for improvement

  • I do not have any suggestions of improvements to my occupation of choice

What I like about the company

You are there as public relations it's as simple as that and as long as your heart is in the right place and you're helping others it always makes you feel good when you see that you accomplished and help someone

What I dislike about the company

Really do not have any disapproval of the job it's hard at time but your know this from the beginning.

Company Culture
5.00
Support from management
5.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
5.00
Internal Communication
5.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
5.00
Career Development
5.00
Overall compensation for your work
5.00
Office / Work Environment
5.00
Environmental Friendliness
5.00
Work-Life Balance
5.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
5.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
5.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Flex. working hours is offered Parking is offered Easy access to public transportation is offered Stock or equity options is offered 401(k) is offered Tuition assistance is offered Paid Parental Leave is offered 401(k) Match is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    New York Police Department
  • City
    New York
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

On site cafeteria is offered Health and wellness programs is offered Employee discounts is offered Vehicle allowance is offered Employee events is offered Fitness center on site is offered