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Police Officer

Manhattan, Illinois



Manhattan Police Department

c/o IOS Recruitment

Phone: 800-343-HIRE






Salary: $48,486 - $65,091

Population: 7,300

Sworn Officers: 8

Application Deadline: 1/2/15




The Manhattan Police Department is currently accepting applications for the position of police officer.



Applications are available at:


until January 2, 2015



To purchase an application please visit:


The application deadline is January 2, 2015 at 2 PM.



You must meet the following minimum requirements:

  • $25 Non-refundable application fee

  • United States Citizen or must have applied for and have a current pending application (documentation required);

  • Valid driverís license;

  • Not have been convicted of a felony, a crime of moral turpitude, or any misdemeanor specifically listed in Section 10-2.1-6 of the Act, 65 ILCS 5/10-2.16 as amended;

  • High school diploma or GED;

  • Must be AT LEAST 20* years of age at time of application and LESS THAN 35 years at time of appointment, unless the candidate qualifies for an exemption as a veteran and/or police officer as provided by state statutes;

  • Submission of online application and ALL required documentation (see checklist) by 2:00PM January 2, 2015.

*candidates under 21 years of age at the time of application deadline MUST have successfully completed a minimum of two (2) years of law enforcement studies at an accredited college or university to be eligible. If you are under 21, please provide a copy of your college transcripts to verify your eligibility.


All portions of the testing process are mandatory. Failure to attend and complete any portion of the process will result in elimination from employment consideration.



Written Exam/Orientation Information:


Saturday, January 31, 2015

Village of Manhattan

260 Market Place

Community Room

Manhattan, IL 60442


You are required to arrive at the testing location no later than 8:30 AM with photo identification (valid driverís license or State ID) to sign-in.



The application process is being handled by IOS Recruitment.



To purchase an application for the

Manhattan Police Department visit:



Contact IOS Recruitment with any questions at:















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