Police Officer

Chillicothe, OH
Chillicothe Police Department

Salary: Cadet: $18.83/Police Officer $23.51-$33.60

Position Summary:

The Chillicothe Police Department exists to serve the citizens of Chillicothe with fair, professional and courteous service. We strive to meet our vision of providing our citizens and visitors with professional law enforcement services. We openly communicate to ensure understanding of the department and the community’s needs; striving to maintain quality personnel, up to date training and modern equipment.


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum age of 21 at the time of hiring
  • Valid Ohio driver’s license
  • Obtain Basic Peace Officer certificate within one year of hire
  • Be insurable under the City’s insurance policy
  • Successful completion of police and BCI/FBI background check, extensive physical examination, and psychological examination