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Police Officer

Chicago Ridge, Illinois



Chicago Ridge Police Department

10425 S. Ridgeland Avenue

Chicago Ridge, IL 60415

Phone: 708-425-7700 

Fax: 708-425-9942    




Starting Salary: $45,000

Population: 14,276 

Sworn Officers: 25 

Application Deadline: 8/17/11





Beginning Monday, July 18, 2011, applications for Police Officer for the Village of Chicago Ridge will be available at:


Office of the Village Clerk

10455 S Ridgeland Avenue

Chicago Ridge, IL



8:30 AM – 5:30 PM



9:00 AM – 12:00 PM



Completed applications must be returned no later than 5:30 PM on Wednesday, August 17, 2011. A $25 non-refundable fee must be paid at the time of obtaining applications.


Salary and benefits include uniform allowance, hospitalization, pension, vacation, and sick days.




  • U.S. Citizen

  • Ages 21 – 34 years old

  • Requirements – health, mental and physical agilities necessary to perform the duties of police officer

  • Must have a valid driver’s license and possess those qualifications set out in the Rules and Regulations of the Police and Fire Commission of the Village of Chicago Ridge

  • Must have earned an associate’s degree in Law Enforcement/Criminal Justice or a bachelor’s degree; 2 years of active military duty will be accepted in lieu of college credit

  • Applicant must pass agility, written, oral, physical, psychological examination and polygraph test

  • The physical and written exam will be held on Saturday, September 10, 2011; ***Currently employed, full-time Illinois State Certified Police Officers for at least the last twelve months are encouraged to test under State Statute (65 ILCS 5/0 – 2.1-8-5/10-2.1-9)***




All appointed police officers, within one year of appointment, shall make his/her place of residence within the boundaries established by the Village Ordinance.















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