Police Officer

Berkeley, MO
Berkeley Police Department

$60,000.00 – $65,000.00 Annually


  • Preservation of order and the public peace
  • Protection of rights of citizens and property
  • Prevention of crime and apprehension of violators
  • Assurance of impartial enforcement of applicable state laws and ordinances
  • Enforcing laws
  • Ensuring safety and security of the public
  • Responding to emergencies and providing assistance to victims
  • Reducing or preventing involvement in crime
  • Building relationships with the community
  • Contributing to the health and safety of vulnerable populations
  • Creating community awareness through crime prevention methods
  • Conducting investigations
  • Interviewing suspects and witnesses
  • Collecting evidence at crime scenes
  • Participating in testifying at court hearings
  • Processing incident reports with accurate detail and factual information


High school diploma or equivalent, supplemented by the completion of P.O.S.T. approved curriculum and a valid driver’s license