Police Officer Recruit/Laterals
San Jose Police Department - San Jose,, California
- Entry Level Salary:
- $70,307.00 annual
- Top Pay:
- $10,785.00 annual
The San Jose Police Department is widely considered the best law enforcement organization in the country. San Jose is located in Northern California, 50 miles south of San Francisco in the 'South Bay.' The San Jose Police Department serves a diverse population of almost one million people in an area of about 200 square miles with a force of approximately 1400 officers and 400 non-sworn positions.
The San Jose Police Department offers a variety of positions which allows for a rewarding and interesting career. As a San Jose Police Officer you will have the opportunity to work in over 67 different specialized assignments. We have four day work weeks and offer excellent benefits. Our current plan is to hire over 500 Officers within the next five years. We are currently accepting reservations for testing beginning in June 2007 for our January 2008 Academy.
Please visit our website at www.JOINSJPDBLUE.com to fill out an interest card and receive additional information.
- Age: Age 20 1/2 at time of hire
- Education: 40 college semester units (60 for laterals)
- Experience: N/A