Are you ready to be a Decatur Police Officer and work alongside the best? We have simplified the process and will guide you through the steps. All you need to do is submit a City of Decatur employment application. After your application is received, an officer will contact you to discuss the next steps.
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FOR ASSISTANCE WITH ANY STEP IN THE HIRING PROCESS, OR WITH ANY QUESITONS, PLEASE CONTACT A RECRUITING OFFICER ABOVE.
APPLICATONS FOR THE POSITION OF POLICE PATROL OFFICER AND LATERAL POLICE PATROL OFFICER ARE ACCEPTED ON A CONTINUAL BASIS. YOU MAY APPLY AND BE SCREENED AT ANY TIME.
ALL NEW POLICE HIRES ARE ELIGIBLE FOR A $5,000 HIRING BONUS.
LATERAL POLICE OFFICERS ARE ELIGIBLE FOR INCREASED STARTING WAGES EQUIVALENT TO YEARS OF EXPERIENCE (UP TO 5 YEARS MAX).
ALL NEW DECATUR POLICE OFFICERS MUST RESIDE WITHIN 40 MILES OF THE DECATUR POLICE DEPARTMENT.