April 15, 2011

News Release

For Immediate Release

City Taking Applications for Police Officer Position

The City of Springfield is now taking applications for the position of police officer. The initial testing for the position begins in June, with further tests in August and October.

The SPD would like to encourage qualified applicants to apply for a position within the SPD.

You can apply online, learn more about the position of Police Officer or the employment procedure by clicking on the preceding links or by visiting the City's jobs page <www.springfieldmo.gov/jobs/index.jsp>. Candidates can also stay up to date on the latest information regarding the upcoming testing and selection processes via Facebook by clicking "Like" on the SPD Facebook page at www.facebook.com/pages/Springfield-Missouri-Police-Department-Recruitment/202138413491.

Media Contact: Cpl. Matt Brown, phone: 417-864-1786
Release authorized by: Lt. Kirk Manlove

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Springfield Police Department

Headquarters: 321 E. Chestnut Expy., Springfield, MO 65802
South District Station: 2620 W. Battlefield Rd., Springfield, MO 65807
417-864-1810 • springfieldmo.gov/spd