Police Officer Recruit

Surprise, AZ
Surprise Police Department


Join our Team!

We invite you to join our department which is committed to maintaining a safe community by providing extraordinary law enforcement service with an emphasis on professionalism, accountability and respect.

The Surprise Police Department is currently accepting applications Police Officer Recruit.

Police Officer Recruit – Starting pay $31.68 /hourly

Minimum requirements:

  • United States Citizen
  • 21 years of age
  • No felony conviction
  • High school diploma or GED


  • Convicted of a felony or any offense that would be a felony if committed in Arizona
  • Dishonorably discharged from the U.S. Armed Forces
  • Having illegally sold, produced, cultivated, or transported marijuana for sale
  • Having used marijuana for any purpose within the past two years
  • Having ever illegally used marijuana while employed or appointed as a peace officer
  • Having illegally sold, produced, cultivated or transported for sale any dangerous drug or narcotic
  • Having illegally used a dangerous drug or narcotic, other than marijuana, for any purpose within
    the past seven years
  • Having ever illegally used a dangerous drug or narcotic other than experimentation
  • Any sexual conduct prohibited by law
  • Negligence in maintaining financial responsibility

Meet the qualifications? Submit your online application by visiting:

Application period is May 1st through May 31st – Testing is June 8th, 2024 – submit your application today!

For more information and connect with a recruiter, scan the QR Code:

Surprise QR Code Recruit