Police Officer

Lenexa, KS
Lenexa Police Department

Starting salary range is $51,116 to $71,660 annually, dependent on qualifications and any prior law enforcement experience and/or military service. Master Police Officer top out salary is $84,436.

We are an agency with an excellent reputation that is identified as a nationwide leader in the law enforcement community. We strongly believe in providing opportunities for both professional and personal development for our employees. The philosophy of our agency is to deliver the highest level of service to the community while taking every opportunity to conduct intelligent policing. If you take pride in your work and believe words like dedication, commitment, honor, pride, integrity, and professionalism still have meaning then we encourage you to apply with our agency.

Qualifications

  • Minimum: U.S. citizen, 21 years of age by completion of basic law enforcement training. High school diploma or equivalent. Valid driver’s license with good driving record. Strong moral character.
  • Desired: Prior law enforcement experience, college courses in criminal justice, and/or military experience.
  • Applicants must be available to work rotating shifts, including weekends and holidays.

Qualified applicants must be able to pass a written aptitude test, physical fitness test, polygraph, psychological, drug and physical exams; as well as an extensive background investigation and oral interview board.