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Police Officer

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The Merrillville Police Department will be starting an application process for the position of full-time police officer. Indiana Law Enforcement academy or an equivalent police academy is a prerequisite. Eligible candidates must be in good physical condition, a high school graduate, and at least 21 years of age but less than 36 years of age at time of appointment. If candidate is 36 years of age or older, the candidate must be a current member of the Indiana Municipal Police & Firefighters Pension Fund.

Interested parties may download the application from the Department website or pick one up at our records department, 7820 Broadway, Merrillville IN 46410 between Monday, August 6th and Friday, August 31st, M-F 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

Application deadline is August 31, 2018 at 4:00pm.  Applicants whom have successfully graduated from a basic officer curriculum equivalent to the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy will not be required to participate in the physical agility & written assessment.

Contact : Chief’s secretary at (219) 769-3722 ext. 346 or email police@merrillville.in.gov

Deadline for Applying : Aug 31, 2018