Capitol Police Officer – Lateral

Indianapolis, IN
Indiana State Police

$62,327.00 – $75,431.00 Annually

Closing Date
10/17/2023 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada)

Job Description

To serve as a police officer whose primary responsibility is to serve as a special enforcement officer in and around state owned buildings, institutions, and grounds in the State of Indiana. To meet the special policing needs of the public and respective governmental agencies in and around the government facilities in Indiana.

Job Duties

  • Patrol to ensure security of White River State Park facilities.
  • Patrol to ensure security of buildings, grounds and residents against fire, disturbances, and vandalism.
  • Respond to alarms.
  • Receive and investigate complaints from the public.
  • Make records indicating the progress of ongoing investigations.
  • Keep supervisor aware of investigations and activities.
  • Maintain daily activity records.
  • Investigate vehicle crashes.
  • Perform a wide variety of courtesy services.
  • Maintain liaison with other federal, state, county and municipal agencies.
  • Attempt to locate persons for the delivery of emergency information.
  • Direct and control traffic as necessary.
  • Render first aid to persons until medical help arrives.
  • Testify in criminal or civil proceedings as necessary.


  • Must be a United States Citizen.
  • Must be at least 21 years of age when appointed as a police employee (January 26, 2024).
  • Have vision correctable to 20/50.
  • Possess a High School graduate or equivalent (GED).
  • Must possess a valid Indiana driver’s license.
  • Must be a current (part-time or full-time) or retired Tier I or Tier II (Indiana) certified law enforcement officer, having received your certification.