**Already Sworn Officer-Lateral Police Officer 2024

Rockford, IL
Rockford Police Department

Salary: $70,701.00 – $81,726.00 Annually.

Closing Date: 4/1/2024.

Essential Functions:

  • Investigate and determine what type or if crimes have occurred.
  • Make sound decisions using, knowledge, training and experience.
  • Positively interact with the public.
  • Problem solve complex community issues and look for innovative solutions to reduce repeat calls for service.
  • Properly enforce Federal, State and Municipal laws.


  • An applicant must be 21 years old.
  • A valid Driver’s License is required at the time of appointment to the Department.
  • A high school diploma (or its equivalent) is required.
  • An applicant must not have any felony convictions nor have been convicted of certain misdemeanors.
  • An applicant must not have ANY misdemeanor convictions within the last 3 years or have more than 3 moving violations within the last 3 years.