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Internship Program:

DOI’s Internship Program offers hands-on experience to college students, law school students and graduate students. We run three internship sessions throughout the year – in the Spring, Summer and Fall – each lasting between nine and twelve weeks, for up to 35 hours a week. DOI’s Internship Program offers brown bag lunches that feature speakers from the law enforcement profession who share their knowledge in investigations, criminal justice, and the law; and field trips that introduce interns to New York City government.

Below are the application opening and closing dates for each session, as well as further information on the type of internships offered. 

For all internship applications, DOI requests a:

» cover letter
» résumé
» writing sample
» school transcript

Finalists must show proof of COVID-19 vaccination and must be fingerprinted, as well as pass a DOI background investigation. If you have questions, please contact the internship program through this email:


Spring 2023 Session:

*February 14, 2023 through May 13, 2023

Application period for the Spring 2023 has closed.


Summer 2023 Session:

We are currently accepting applications for the Summer 2023 session. The application period for Summer 2023 will be open from February 8, 2023 through April 7, 2023. Our Summer 2023 session runs from June 12, 2023 through August 11, 2023 with a minimum of 25 hours per week and a maximum of 35 hours per week.

Investigative Internship

»  Investigative Intern

OIGNYPD Internship

» Outreach Intern

» Policy Intern

Legal Internship

» Legal Intern

Forensic Auditing Internship

»  Forensic Auditor Intern

Data Analyst Internship

» Data Analyst Intern

Administrative Assistant Internship

» Administrative Assistant Intern

To apply for internship,
Click here