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We believe in leading by example.   Be the leader you have always wanted to be!   The West Lafayette Police Department is a leader in current policing methods, current technology, top notch training and equipment.  Officers are well paid with excellent benefits, including continuing education, a take home care program and much, much more. Apply today.

The West Lafayette Police Department is currently hiring for the position of Police Officer.   Visit Employment Opportunities  under Human Resources to download an application.  See below for detailed information about becoming a West Lafayette Police Officer, including salary, benefits and a lateral transfer program for current police officers.  

Please make sure to clearly read the requirements necessary before applying.  Applicants that do not meet the necessary requirements will not be accepted.  The West Lafayette Police Department is currently accepting applications for its next hiring process.  The testing date will be July 22nd.  Applications must be received no later than July 19th at 4 p.m. 

Applications received after July 19th will be placed into the next process.   That testing date will be October 21st.  Applications must be received no later than October 18th at 4 p.m.  Candidates who qualify will be notified by Human Resources at a later date as to times and locations.

For information on starting salaries and a description of each employable area, please choose from one of the following:

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WE DO NOT RETAIN RESUMES OR LETTERS.

Next Step:  Check for Applications/ Announcements on the City's HR Page

THE WEST LAFAYETTE POLICE DEPARTMENT IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

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Art Choate, Lt. of Patrol
Art Choate
711 W Navajo St
West Lafayette, IN 47906

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