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Police Employment Opportunities

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If you are interested in any of the following positions, please click on the appropriate link below for the position information and the supplemental application information. A City application is required for all open positions. A complete application (City application, record waiver and supplemental (if required)) must be submitted to the Human Resources Department. IMPORTANT: Facsimiles and final filing date postmarks will not be accepted.

If you are interested in a position that is not currently open, you can submit a Job Interest Card. The Job Interest Card will be kept on file with the Human Resources Office for a year. If the particular position is open for recruitment the applicant will be notified.

For volunteer opportunities, please visit the Volunteer Opportunities page.

JobTypeApplication DeadlineSalary
Neighborhood Watch Block CaptainVolunteerOpen Until FilledNone - Volunteer
Police Academy Trainee, Job No. 19-019Full TimeOpen Until Filled$6,232 per month
Police ExplorerVolunteerOpen Until FilledNone
Police Officer Lateral or Academy Graduate, Job No. 16-018Full TimeOpen Until Filled$7,465 - $9,074 per month
Reserve Police Officer (Level II) Job No. 14-014VolunteerOpen Until FilledNot Specified
Victim Assistance Team AdvocateVolunteerOpen Until FilledNone - Volunteer