Lateral Police Officer

Annual Salary – Plus Full Benefits Package. Starting salary will be determined by years of prior sworn service and size of department in which you last served.

Primary Responsibilities: Police officers with law enforcement experience are encouraged to apply. A Minneapolis Police Officer interacts with citizens to identify and solve problems in their neighborhoods; keeps law and order; makes necessary arrests; keeps records and writes reports of all important incidents; responds to citizen calls for assistance during crisis situations; patrols a beat on foot or in a patrol car; checks property, suspicious persons and all others suspicious or dangerous conditions within the City of Minneapolis; investigates complaints and conducts preliminary investigations at the scene of crime, accident or other police matters; enforces traffic laws and responds to traffic accidents; testifies in court by presenting evidence and facts; works various shifts and weekends.

Qualifications: Licenses: Must maintain a valid driver's license that is accepted by the State of Minnesota. Applicants must have taken and passed the MN Board of P.O.S.T. licensing exam. Must currently be a full-time active Police Officer. Must possess a minimum of three (3) years of full-time sworn

Last updated Mar 31, 2016



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