The Southlake Police Department is currently accepting applications for entry level police officers. Applicants in this program have less than 36 months of law enforcement experience. Those applicants who do not already hold a valid peace officer's license with the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) will attend basic police officer academy training.
Please read the information and application instructions listed below to see if you qualify for this program. If you have any questions or concerns, contact Sergeant Mike Dunn at (817) 748-8134 or via email.
The following requirements must be met in order to be considered for the entry level officer hiring program:
- Physical agility test,
- general knowledge written exam, and
- interview with Southlake PD Hiring Board
- Polygraph exam
- Psychological exam, and
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