Police Officer

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Kansas City Missouri Police Department - Kansas City, Missouri

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Salary Information

Entry Level Salary:
$38,000.00 annual

Job Description

Mission Statement The mission of the Kansas City, Missouri Police Department is to protect life and property, preserve the public peace, prevent crime, and reduce fear and disorder in partnership with the community.

Duties Performs duties to patrol a specific area to protect life and property, and enforce laws and ordinances using tactful and courteous treatment of the public and conscientious and efficient performance of duties.

BENEFITS Starting Base pay: $38,304.00 year 13-25 Vacation Days per Year 18 Paid Accruable Sick Days per Year 9 Paid Holidays Personal Leave Military Leave Funeral Leave Work Related Injury Leave Family and Medical Leave Shift Differential Clothing Allowance Paid Overtime or Compensatory Time ADDITIONAL PAY Clothing Allowance MONTHLY $50.00 Shift Differential MONTHLY $50.00 (Evening and Midnight Shifts) College Incentive Pay MONTHLY $25.00 (Associates Degree or 60 Credit Hours) $50.00 (Bachelor's Degree) $75.00 (Master's Degree, Specialist or Doctorate) Field Training Officer MONTHLY $50.00 Bi-Lingual MONTHLY $50.00 College Incentive Pay Educational Tuition Reimbursement Paid Health and Life Insurance Optional Dental Insurance Retirement Program Deferred Compensation Program Credit Union Uniforms and all Equipment are furnished with the exception of the service weapon, which can be payroll deducted.

Job Requirements

  • Age: see job description
  • Education: see job description
  • Experience: see job description
COMPLETION OF A SIX MONTH PROBATIONARY PERIOD. MUST HAVE A HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA OR G.E.D. EQUIVALENCY (COLLEGE, MILITARY OR PREVIOUS LAW ENFORCEMENT EXPERIENCE IS PREFERRED, BUT IS NOT REQUIRED). HAVE AT LEAST 20/200 VISION UNCORRECTED, CORRECTABLE TO 20/20, WITH NORMAL COLOR VISION. WEIGHT MUST BE IN PROPORTION TO HEIGHT ACCORDING TO DEPARTMENT GUIDELINES MUST HAVE A VALID MISSOURI DRIVERS LICENCE WITHIN 30 days of RESIDENCY. MUST BE PHYSICALLY CAPABLE OF OPERATING A DEPARTMENT ISSUED HANDGUN AND SHOTGUN. HAVE NOT BEEN DISHONORABLY DISCHARGED FROM THE UNITED STATES ARMED FORCES. NO FELONY CONVICTIONS OR MISDEMEANOR CONVICTIONS DIRECTLY RESULTING FROM FELONY CHARGES. NO EXCESSIVE CITY ORDINANCE, MISDEMEANOR VIOLATION CONVICTIONS OR OUTSTANDING WARRANTS. NO EXCESSIVE TRAFFIC CONVICTION HISTORY and BE DRUG FREE WITH NO PAST PATTERN OF DRUG ABUSE AND HAVE NOT USED CERTAIN CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES.

Contact Informaton

Eva Santiago

Kansas City Missouri Police Department
1125 Locust Street
Kansas City, Missouri 64106
phone: (816) 234-5051

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