Police Officer – Lateral Positions

Trotwood, OH
Trotwood Police Department

Salary Range
$22.29 – $32.60 per hour

The City of Trotwood is now accepting employment applications for Lateral Police Officer positions from experienced police officers who meet the following minimum qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications

  • Current Police Officer Certification by the Ohio Peace Officers Training Academy (OPOTA) with no more than one (1) year break in service and:
    • At least 2 years of full-time service as a Police Officer
    • At least 3 years part-time service as a Police Officer or
    • At least 4 years auxiliary or reserve service as a Police Officer
    • Or any combination of the above
  • US citizen & at least 21 years old
  • HS graduate or GED
  • Ability to maintain firearms qualifications
  • Valid Ohio driver’s license; good driving record
  • Must meet insurability guidelines
  • Eye sight correctable to 20/30
  • Possess the physical ability to perform the tasks associated with the position
  • Acceptable background investigation
  • Successful completion of all phases of the selection process