Police Officer – Academy Graduate and Lateral

San Leandro, CA
San Leandro Police Department

Salary
$9,180.00 – $12,302.00 Monthly

You love being a Police Officer, but maybe your department is not the right fit. Or maybe you are still looking for a department to start your career in law enforcement. Join the San Leandro Police Department, where our salary and benefits are considered among the most generous in the region!

 

Qualifications

TO QUALIFY AS AN ACADEMY GRADUATE, AN APPLICANT MUST:
To be eligible for consideration as a Police Officer – Academy Graduate, an applicant must:

  • Possess a high school diploma or a G.E.D.
  • Have completed 60 (semester) college units OR have equivalent work experience, other education or training that would most likely provide the required knowledge and abilities
  • Have successfully completed a State of California POST Basic Police Academy within the last 24 months
  • Possess a valid State of California POST Basic Police Academy Certificate
  • Possess and maintain a valid class “C” California driver’s license
  • Record must be free from any felony convictions, or any convictions that would bar the applicant from legally

TO QUALIFY AS A LATERAL, AN APPLICANT MUST:
To be eligible for consideration as a Police Officer – Lateral, an applicant must:

  • Possess a high school diploma or a G.E.D.
  • Have completed 60 (semester) college units OR have equivalent work experience, other education or training that would most likely provide the required knowledge and abilities
  • Possess a valid State of California POST Basic Certificate and currently work as a Police Officer in a California POST agency; OR
  • Have worked in the job classification within one (1) year of application, and can show proof of successful completion of the California POST agency-specific field training program.
  • Possess and maintain a valid class “C” California driver’s license
  • Record must be free from any felony convictions, or any convictions that would bar the applicant from legally