Police Officer (APOSTC Certified)

Montgomery, AL
Alabama State University Police Department

Salary: $45,000.00 – $48,000.00 Annually.

Closing Date: 9/30/2024.

Position Summary:
Alabama State University, Department of Public Safety invites applications for the position of Police Officer. Under direct supervision, the police officer performs duties relating to the protection of University students, faculty, staff, personal and institution property through the enforcement of law and university rules.
Essential Functions:

  • Reports to the shift supervisor and patrols university property on foot and in motorized vehicles to preserve law and order to prevent and discover the commissions of crimes.
  • Answers calls and complaints involving fire, automobile accidents, felonies and other misdemeanors.
  • At the scene of crimes, administers first aid, conducts preliminary investigations, gathers information and prepares detailed accident investigation reports.
  • Interviews person with complaints and inquires, and attempts to make proper disposition or direct them to proper authorities.
  • Attends regular training classes in police methods, first aid, target practice and many other law enforcement related work as required.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • Must be a high school graduate or GED approved by the State Department of Education.
  • 21 years old.
  • Have a valid driver license with an insurable driving record.
  • Must not have been convicted of a felony, misdemeanor involving force, violence, or moral turpitude are required.
  • Must be certified by the Alabama Peace Officers Standard and Training Commission.