NOTE: This is NOT a Job Posting. It is simply information about our hiring requirements in general.
The Palmer Police Department policy on recruit hiring is based upon standards set by the Alaska Police Standards Council, the City of Palmer Municipal Code and Department Policy and Procedures. Detailed information can be found in 13 AAC 85.005-120.
Minimum Standards for Police Officers:
Requirements for the basic certificate include:
NOTE: Palmer Police Department does not accept applications submitted directly to the Department.
When job openings are available, they are posted on the City's website (click here) and to the Alaska Job Center Network: http://jobs.alaska.gov/
Information on the Reserve Officer program: