Apprentice Police Officer

Police Officer Trainee
Richardson Police Department - Richardson, Texas

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Salary Information

Entry Level Salary:
$52,620.00 annual
Academy Graduate:
$52,620.00 annual
Lateral:
$58,020.00 annual
Top Pay:
$72,672.00 annual

Job Description

Under direct supervision, undergo assigned basic training instruction and assigned field training in a police vehicle

on patrol. Undergo instruction with participation in the enforcement, detection and crime prevention under the laws

of the City, State, and the United States. Perform other related work as required.

Job Requirements

  • Age: 20
  • Education: High School Diploma, G.E.D. acceptable if augmented with 60 college credit hours.
  • Experience: Two years' any work experience required; Bachelors degree (or higher) may be substituted for work experience.

Must be able to pass: a background check on previous employment; motor vehicle record check; preemployment

examinations including written and oral exams, physical agility, drug screening, and a

polygraph; and post-offer physical and psychological medical examinations. Must have: aptitude for law

enforcement work; ability to think clearly and act effectively in emergency situations, making sound and

logical decisions quickly; good prioritizing and problem-solving abilities; ability to observe and remember

details of incidents, names, and faces; physical agility and good cognitive abilities required for successful

performance of Essential Functions.

Contact Informaton

D Harrington

Richardson Police Department
140 N Greenville Ave
Richardson, Texas 75081
phone: (972) 744-4765

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