Working for Law Enforcement
We're pleased that you are interested in learning more about our agency and what our law enforcement organization has to offer.
The U.S. Forest Service is an exciting, dynamic, and multicultural organization with employees engaged in a wide variety of professional areas. Reflecting the Nation's diverse population, the Forest Service is a leader in offering equal employment opportunities.
Our Law Enforcement and Investigations staff is charged with protecting the public, employees, and natural resources throughout 192 million acres of National Forest System lands – from Alaska to Puerto Rico and throughout the continental United States.
Law enforcement is essential to the effective management use, and protection of National Forest system lands and associated resources. With an increasing number of visitors to the national forests and grasslands, the need for law enforcement personnel continues to grow.