Police Officer

Farmville, VA
Town of Farmville Police Department

Salary: $46,014.00 annually.

Position Summary:

The Town of Farmville is seeking potential candidates for the position of Police Officer. Applicants may be either certified as a law enforcement officer through the Department of Criminal Justice Services or seeking a certification as a new law enforcement officer.


  • Applicants must be 21 years of age.
  • Possess a valid Virginia driver’s license.
  • Have a high school diploma or GED equivalent.
  • Have no felony or recent misdemeanor convictions.
  • All applicants must meet the requirements of section 15.2-1705 of the code of Virginia for the minimum qualifications required of the position.
  • Successful applicants will undergo a panel interview, and pass a background investigation, substance abuse screening, psychological testing and physical examination.
  • Non-certified applicants will be required to complete The National Police Officer Selection Test (POST).
  • If you are invited to take the test and fail to report to testing without notifying us in advance, you will not be considered for future testing.