The City of Overland Park, the second largest city in the State of Kansas, is accepting applications for Police Officers.
Responsibilities: Provides law enforcement and public safety services to the community to include enforcement of criminal statues and ordinances, traffic enforcement, crime prevention, patrol activity, accident investigation, resolution of domestic and other disturbances, prosecution support and non-criminal public safety services.
Requirements: High school diploma or GED. Minimum age 21 on date of examination. US citizen. No felony convictions or serious misdemeanor. Possession of an appropriate, valid driver’s license. Capable of being issued a driver’s license at time of employment. Must reside within 45 minutes from Overland Park Police Department Stations. Must obtain certification as a Law Enforcement Officer issued through the Kansas Law Enforcement Training Commission prior to receiving permanent employment status as outlined in the City Employee Handbook. No City residency requirement.