Police Officer

Richmond, KY
Eastern Kentucky University

Open Until Filled

Position Summary:

The Police Officer is responsible for carrying out the functions of the EKU Police Department. These functions include protection of life and property, preservation of the peace and good order of the University community, and the furnishing of various services to enhance and support the operations of the University.


  • High School Diploma or G.E.D.
  • The rank of the officer will depend on previous experience if any.
  • Valid Driver’s license.
  • Applicant must meet all KLEC hiring expectations for Kentucky Peace Officer Professional Standards certification. If not already a KLEC certified police officer applicant must attend basic law enforcement training at the Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training Academy in Richmond, KY.