Police Officer

West Liberty, IA
West Liberty Police Department

Salary: $24.50-$27.50 per hour.

Position Summary:

A Police Officer patrols by car and on foot to prevent crime and enforce laws; conducts investigations and writes reports; interrogates witnesses, investigates accidents and obtains and records measurements. This position requires the ability to work with a diverse community and build relationships with the community served. Qualified candidates must be able to problem solve with the utmost respect for human rights and dignity and be able to express oneself clearly and concisely both orally and written. Quick decision making and diffusing difficult and dangerous situations is a must.


  1. Must be eligible to carry a firearm under all state and federal laws.
  2. Must have a valid driver’s license with no record of suspension or revocation in any state.
  3. Must be able to meet all the Department’s physical standards.
  4. Must be able to pass the testing required to be a Police Officer.
  5. Must be a high school graduate or equivalent.