Police Officer Requirements – Utah

Minimum Requirements to be a Police Officer in Utah

Age At least 21 years old at the time of certification
Education High School Diploma or G.E.D
Citizenship US Citizen
Other Requirements

  1. No felony convictions or involvement in misdemeanor crimes
  2. Have demonstrated good moral character, as determined by a background investigation
  3. Be free of any physical, emotional, or mental condition that might adversely affect the performance of the applicant’s duties as a peace officer
  4. Criminal history background check and a background investigation