How do I apply to be a police officer?

Applications are accepted and can be obtained under the employment section. Qualifications are: 

  • high school diploma, 
  • be tobacco-free, 
  • weight proportionate to height, 
  • acceptable criminal and driving record, 
  • United States citizen, and 
  • possess a Colorado POST certification or be certifiable. 

Candidates also must be able to work any shift and be physically able to meet the demands of the job.

Police Officer Employment

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