Police Officer (Recruit or Lateral) ($10,000 Hiring Incentive)

Southlake, TX
City of Southlake

Recruit and Lateral Officers are eligible for a


Recruit: $60,247.78
Upon Police Academy Graduation: $74,680.45
TCOLE Certified Police Officer (36-71 months experience): $75,800
TCOLE Certified Police Officer (72-119 months experience): $79,549
TCOLE Certified Police Officer (120+ months experience): $86,137


City of Southlake Hiring


What You Will Be Doing

We are searching for highly motivated professionals who demonstrate integrity, innovation, teamwork, excellence, and accountability to join our team. These core values drive the work we do every day, as we focus on delivering exceptional customer service to the Southlake community. Learn more about who we are here.

The City of Southlake is a place where we come together to enrich the quality of life for those who live, work, and play here. We strive to exceed expectations by delivering memorable experiences, world-class services, and a thoughtfully planned, well-maintained City. The Southlake Way inspires us to respectfully deliver excellent services, creating positive and lasting impressions.

Our world-class Police Officers enforce federal, state, and local laws and provide police protection to our world-class citizens. This is accomplished by responding to general and critical incidents to investigate and enforce violations; patrolling geographical limits; responding to crime scenes; processing reports and transporting prisoners. Other duties include answering questions from the public; testifying in court; educating the public and preparing and maintaining reports and logs. Click here to view the complete job description.