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Police Officer, Leawood Police Department

02/10/2023 2:15 PM | Grover Piper (Administrator)

The Leawood Police Department is accepting applications for entry-level and certified Police Officers.

Leawood Officers provide law enforcement and public safety services to the community to include the enforcement of  state and local laws, statutes and ordinances, criminal and crash investigation, crime prevention, and traffic enforcement. This position requires independent judgement with superior decision-making skills.

Special Assignment Opportunities 

  • Detective
  • School Resource Officer
  • D.A.R.E. Officer
  • Police Training Officer
  • Traffic/Motorcycle Unit
  • Honor Guard
  • Drone Operator
  • K-9 Unit
  • Crisis Negotiator
  • Peer Support Team
  • Various instructor positions

Minimum Requirements

  • You must be 21 years of age
  • a United States citizen
  • have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • have a valid driver’s license
  • complete an extensive background check
  • pass a physical assessment, psychological assessment and a drug screening
  • complete a certified police academy and department field training program

Salary Range: $53,040 to $91,237 per year with lateral pay considerations for certified Police Officers. 5% bonus every three years, competitive City benefits and paid vacation.

For additional information, please contact the Professional Standards Office.



Application Deadline: 12/31/2023

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