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Lateral Entry Police Officer
Compensation: $58K - $72K / Year
Minimum Education: High School
Job Type: Full TimeEmail this job to a friend
The Aurora Police Department is looking for candidates with current or recent Police Officer experience for a projected June 2017 Police Academy.
To apply as a lateral you must have three (3) years previous related experience in good standing in a full service Law Enforcement Department within the last four (4) years from the date of application. Note: A full service Law Enforcement Department is defined as an agency that responds to calls for service, makes arrests, and files criminal cases without the services of another law enforcement agency.
Organizational Mission Statement: To promote a desirable quality of life in our community, we are committed to maintaining and improving peace, order and safety through excellence in law enforcement and community. Our commitment to community service is driven by the expectation that we maintain the highest core values.
A comprehensive list of a police officer's duties is not possible, but officers working within the Aurora Police Department perform some of the following functions: •Handle (emergency and non-emergency)calls for service received by our Communications Center.
•Investigate and determine what type of, or if crimes have occurred.
•Make sound decisions using knowledge, training and experience.
•Positively interact with the public.
•Problem solve complex community issues and look for innovative solutions to reduce repeat calls for service.
You can also find more information at the APD recruiting website, www.aurorapolice.com.
Aurora Police Department
15100 E Alameda Prkwy
Aurora, CO 80012