Hiring New Police Officers

The Lawrence Police Department is now accepting applications for the 37th Basic Recruit Academy.  Currently we are holding application testing on the following dates:

Saturday        February 20, 2016                 9:00am
Saturday        February 27, 2016                 9:00am
Saturday        March 5, 2016                       9:00am

The testing will be held at South Middle School, 2734 Louisiana Street, Lawrence, Kansas.  To be eligible for the testing you must first complete an on-line application through the City of Lawrence.  To apply go to www.lawrenceks.org/jobs and click “search city jobs."  Complete the profile and answer the questionnaire/survey.  Make sure you designate which date you will be testing.  You will also have the option to attach a resume.  Once your application has been processed, you will receive a confirmation email with additional information for the testing.

 2016 Police Officer Job Bulletin and Information Packet

For more information, click the following link.  If you have any questions, contact the Training Unit at (785) 830-7410 or trainingunit@lkpd.org.

The deadline for applications is March 4, 2016.