Police Officer- Independence, KY

The Independence Police are seeking qualified applicants for Fulltime Sworn Police Officers. Applicants must be able to fulfill the demanding physical and emotional strains of Law Enforcement. We are looking for hardworking, self-motivated individuals who enjoy working in an autonomous environment to better their community. As community leaders, we strive to maintain the prestigious reputation of being one of Kentucky’s safest cities. As one of the fastest growing communities in the state, Independence offers 8-, 10-, and 12-hour shifts to better accommodate the family atmosphere to which we strive.  Opportunities include: SWAT, Accident Reconstruction, Criminal Investigation Unit, K9, Honor Guard, Evidence Collection Team, Field Training Officer, Bike Patrol, and more.  We are looking for both Lateral Officers and New Hire Officers. New Hire Officers will be required to attend the Department of Criminal Justice Training center for the 20 week Basic Academy and must be able to pass a written, physical and psychological tests. Laterals are exempt from these tests.  Please email resumes to Captain Russ Wood at RWood@cityofindependence.org. Join our team today!


  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Possess a valid driver’s license
  • Pass an oral interview, polygraph exam, a medical exam, physical agility test, and drug screening
  • Must be able to attend DOCJT Basic 20 week Academy or have KY POPS certification or equivalent from another state which is accepted by KLC
  • Pass a background check and be fingerprinted

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