Police Recruit

Las Vegas, NV
Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department

$58,947.20 – $83,907.20 Annually

Closing Date
5/30/2023 3:00 PM Pacific

Minimum Qualifications/Position-Specific Conditions

Training and Education
Possession of a High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (GED).

Best Candidates Will Have

  1. Some courses/classroom credits beyond high school;
  2. Three or more years of public contact experience;
  3. At least one year of experience in law enforcement or criminal justice;
  4. Strong work history, including no terminations, minimal turnover and high commitment to employers;
  5. Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  6. Leadership skills;
  7. Proficiency in speaking, understanding, reading and writing in Spanish;
  8. Flexible schedules; and
  9. A commitment to complete the Academy and Field Training.

Special To This Classification

  1. Must be 21 years of age by the date of the first Written Exam on on Saturday, June 10, 2023.
  2. Must be a Citizen of the United States by the date of the first Written Exam on Saturday, June 10, 2023.
  3. Must have no convictions of any crime for which registration in the State of Nevada is required pursuant to NRS 207.090 or 207.152.
  4. Must have no convictions or any misdemeanors involving use/attempt of physical force if committed by those listed in the Omnibus Consolidated Appropriations Act of 1997.