Police Officer - Lateral
Rockford Police Department
557 S. New Towne Drive
Rockford, IL 61108
Starting Salary: $56,976 - $68,095
Sworn Officers: 291
Application Deadline: 6/19/18
HIRING UP TO 10 LATERAL POSITIONS
This is a listing for the position of a sworn police officer.
The City of Rockford is looking for individuals who represent the diversity in thought and experiences, which are shared by our citizens.
Candidates must have strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing. Candidates should possess good interpersonal skills, common sense and have the ability to problem solve. Rockford Police lateral candidates must meet all of the requirements for entry- level Rockford Police Officer and must possess a valid Law Enforcement Officer certificate from the Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board. Lateral candidates must complete all testing deemed necessary by the Rockford Fire and Police Commission.
There are certain standards that an applicant must meet in order to become a Rockford police officer which are summarized in this section.
All qualifications for lateral police officers are set within the Rules and Regulations of the Board of Fire and Police Commissioners, City of Rockford Ordinances Section 2.29 and all applicable statutes.
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The Lateral Entry Minimum Qualifications Are:
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