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Police Officer

The University of Pennsylvania Police Department - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Salary Information

Entry Level Salary:
$4,726.00 annual

Job Description

The University of Pennsylvania Police Department is seeking qualified applicants for the position of police officer.

Additional Information

The UPPD with 116 members, is one of the largest private police departments in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.The UPPD is comprised of uniform patrol, bicycle patrol, a canine unit and a motorcycle unit.UPPD police officers are responsible for the operational law enforcement functions of the Division of Public Safety. These functions include protection of life and property, preservation of peace, maintenance of good order, responding to calls for service and traffic enforcement. All UPPD personnel are sworn officers certified through the Pennsylvania Municipal Police Officers' Training and Education Commission and retain full law enforcement authority in the Commonwealth.

Job Requirements

  • Age: : 21
  • Education: : possess a high school diploma or GED certificate
  • Experience: : None
Applicants must be at least 21 years of age, possess a high school diploma or GED certificate, possess a valid Driver's License and be Act 120 certified (a graduate of a Pennsylvania municipal police academy or a graduate of an out-of-state police academy program recognized by the Municipal Police Officers' Education and Training Commission ) Apply online by visiting: www.publicsafety.upenn.edu Officers assigned to evening/night shifts receive an additional 10% base salary.

Contact Informaton

Sergeant Belisairo

The University of Pennsylvania Police Department
4040 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104
phone: 215-573-5681

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