Thank you for expressing your interest in becoming a Police Officer for the City of Lenexa. The Lenexa Police Department hires highly motivated men and women who enjoy working with the public and delivering a professional level of service.
We are an agency with an excellent reputation that is identified as a nationwide leader in the law enforcement community. We strongly believe in providing opportunities for both professional and personal development for our employees. The philosophy of our agency is to deliver the highest level of service to the community while taking every opportunity to conduct intelligent policing.
If you take pride in your work and believe words like dedication, commitment, honor, pride, integrity and professionalism still have meaning then we encourage you to apply with our agency.
QUALIFICATIONS: Career-minded candidates must be 21 years of age at time of application, have a H.S. diploma or GED, be a U.S. Citizen, and have a valid driver’s license. APPLICANTS MUST BE AVAILABLE TO WORK ROTATING SHIFTS, INCLUDING WEEKENDS AND HOLIDAYS. Qualified applicants must be able to pass a physical fitness test, written aptitude test, polygraph, psychological, drug and physical exams; as well as an extensive background investigation and oral interview board. Salary range is $37,779 to $56,966 annually DOQ with an excellent benefits and retirement package.
For further information and for an application, please go to www.lenexapolice.com.
Education: - Possess a high school diploma or G.E.D.
Experience: - Prior law enforcement experience or college courses in criminal justice or a related associate's or bachelor's degree is preferred, but not required.