Police Officer I

Rawlins, WY
Rawlins Police Department

Salary: $46,196.

Position Summary:

Under direction of the Chief of Police and Shift Supervisor, patrols an assigned beat in the enforcement of law and order; performs special tasks or duties as assigned; takes intensive field and basic training in the early period of employment. The Police Officer I is subject to the rules and regulations of the Police Civil Service Commission.

Essential Functions:

  • Enforcing local, state, and federal laws.
  • Patrolling assigned geographic zones and responding to calls.
  • Apprehending and transporting suspects.
  • Interviewing victims, witnesses, and suspects.
  • Gathering and logging evidence.
  • Writing citations, delivering warrants, and testifying in court.
  • Preparing and providing accurate reports documenting incidents and activities.
  • Responding to emergency and non-emergency situations.
  • Preventing and investigating illegal activities, domestic disturbances, accidents, etc.


  • 21 Years Old
  • High School Diploma or evidence of an equivalent achievement.
  • U.S. Citizen.
  • Strong Moral Character.
  • No felony or domestic violence convictions.
  • Possession of valid Wyoming Driver’s License required.
  • Ability to work rotating shifts, weekends, and holidays required.