Police Officer Requirements – Missouri
Minimum Requirements to be a Police Officer in Missouri
- is twenty one (21) years of age
- is a United States citizen
- is the holder of a valid high school diploma or its equivalent
- is a graduate of a Basic Law Enforcement Training Center
- has passed the Missouri Peace Officer License Exam
- has no criminal history as outlined in Section 590.080.1 and Section 590.100.1, RSMo.