Police Officers are
responsible for providing protection of life and property within the municipal
boundaries of the Town of Palm Beach.
Responding to calls for
service and/or emergencies, including calls which are of a criminal nature
Crime prevention and
Investigation of crimes
and criminal activity
of State and Local Laws and Ordinances
reports and other documents, including legal affidavits, summonses, and
Performing first aid
and/or other assistance to injured persons, mentally or physically handicapped,
persons stranded or lost motorists, and others who may need aid or assistance
Maintain physical skills
necessary to perform job tasks
Retain Police Standards
Certification and certification in firearms and other lethal/non-lethal weapons,
Must be Florida
Certified Police Officer, United States citizen, 19 years of age or older.
If not Florida
certified, the hiree must successfully complete any academic requirements as set
forth in F.S.S Chapter 943.
Must not have ever been
arrested for a crime classified as a felony or have been convicted of a felony
or a misdemeanor involving moral turpitude.
Any military service
must have been completed with an honorable discharge.
Must possess a valid
Florida Driver License or the ability to obtain same within 30 days of
Must not have any
tattoo, body ornamentation, body art piercing (other than small hole ear
piercings), or intentional disfigurement on the neck, face, head, or that would
be visible when wearing a standard uniform consisting of short-sleeved collared
shirt, uniform trousers, or uniform shorts.
Must not have used any
tobacco products in the last 12 months, including electronic cigarettes and