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Entry Level Police Officer Job - Topeka Police Department - Topeka, Kansas

June 03, 2014

Topeka Police Department

Position Title: Entry Level Police Officer
Position Type: Police
Closing Date: 9/18/2014
Job Description

We are looking for highly motivated applicant able to use technology and traditional police methods in the fight against crime. Today’s Police Officer must be able to adapt to an ever changing environment and develop innovative solutions to solve community problems.

The Topeka Police Department is a 300 sworn officer agency looking for the next generation of public servants and community protectors. Although the hiring process can take 4-6 months the career that begins is worth every minute! Are you ready to join us? Check out and register at



Equal Opportunity:

It is the policy of the City of Topeka to provide equal opportunity in employment to all persons. This policy prohibits discrimination because of race, sex, religion, color, national origin, age, ancestry or disability.


Job Requirements
  • Age 21
  • Education High School Diploma/GED
  • Experience None Needed
  • Additional Requirement :

    20 1/2 at time of test

    Valid Drivers License

    No person felonies

    Drug usage- NO Marijuana w/i 3 yrs of test- NO other drugs w/i 5 years of test

    US Citizen

  • Salary Information
    Entry Level Salary: $38,000   annual
    Lateral: $40,000   annual

    Contact Information

    Colleen Stuart
    Topeka Police Department
    320 S. Kansas Ave
    Topeka, Kansas 66603
    ph: (785)368-9490