Police Officer

Ankeny, IA
Ankeny Police Department

Salary: $66,160.00 – $88,786.00 Annually.

Essential Functions:

  • Primary function is to enforce local, state and federal laws and ordinances; to patrol assigned areas; and to do skilled police work in the investigation of alleged criminal offenses and juvenile cases.


  • Applicants must be a United States citizen.
  • You must also be able to maintain a valid motor vehicle operator’s license issued by the State of Iowa.
  • No OWI convictions within the last five years.
  • No more than three convictions for moving violations within any 12-month period over the last five years.
  • Must be able to obtain an Iowa Professional Permit to carry weapons.
  • The police department will only hire non-tobacco users.
  • Must be insurable.
  • Must be sighted (corrected to 20/20).
  • Must be able to hear normal conversation.
  • Must be able to speak clearly at normal rate of conversation.
  • Must be able to pass agility test -per requirements of MFPRSI.