Campus Police Officer Recruit

Galloway, NJ
Stockton University

Salary: $40,000.

Essential Functions:

  • Under direction, provides foot and vehicular patrol to detect security problems, safety hazards, and to provide surveillance for an entire university campus or portion thereof.
  • Participates in directed patrol activities to observe and detect unusual activates, circumstances, or violations of the law.
  • Takes measures necessary to safeguard the lives and property of all.
  • Takes appropriate steps to rescue people from life threatening and/or serious injury circumstances.
  • Investigates criminal, civil and other complaints committed by or against the university and community, and observes established regulations and policy.
  • Coordinates initial effort with public agencies and incident/crime scene.
  • Preserves evidence/contraband by tagging, marking and/or sealing for safekeeping and, if necessary, transports evidence to court to assist with judicial proceedings.
  • Helps to maintain order at places where people gather in numbers.
  • Works special events or details to detect problems or illegal activities.
  • Regulates and controls pedestrian and vehicular traffic, when necessary, to ensure safety and reasonable, rapid movement of traffic with a minimum of interference.
  • Separates and arrests individuals as necessary to restore order at a domestic dispute in compliance with Domestic Violence and Intervention Act.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Support Stockton University’s diversity commitment and strong student-centered vision and mission.


  • Graduation from high school or vocational school in possession of an approved high school equivalent certificate.
  • The appointee will be required to possess a driver’s license valid in New Jersey.
  • Completed or currently attending a NEW JERSEY Police Academy.
  • Basic Course for Police Officers (BCPO) PTC Certification from a New Jersey Academy.
  • Alternate Route from New Jersey Police Academy.
  • Lateral Transfers from a New Jersey Civil Service Police Department.
  • Class II Officers (must have a minimum one-year experience as a class II).
  • Class 1 Officers are not being considered at this time.