Law Enforcement Recruit

Arcadia, CA
Arcadia Police Department

The City of Arcadia is seeking highly motivated and dedicated individuals who want to serve and protect the public in an atmosphere of courtesy, friendliness and respect to join our team as a Police Officer.

The ideal candidate will have uncompromising integrity, a strong work ethic,exercise good judgment and problem solving skills, and demonstrate an enthusiastic passion for law enforcement and a strong commitment to serving the community. If this describes you, we invite your application!

$77,664.00 – $97,008.00 Annually


Attends a basic P.O.S.T certified academy designed to provide an entire overview of the criminal justice system which includes training in laws, police procedures, law enforcement technique, first aid and physical fitness. On occasion, may be assigned to non-sworn police work while in an academy class or while the background investigation is being completed.



One year of experience working with the public


Education equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade. Additional education is desirable.

Minimum Age:

Must be 20 years of age at time of submitting application. Candidates must have reached 21st birthday upon graduation from the academy or upon hire as a sworn Police Officer.

Citizenship: Pursuant to Government Code 1031 and 1031.5, candidates must be a U.S. citizen of the United States or a permanent resident alien who is eligible and has or will apply for citizenship within three (3) years after filing application for employment.