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Derby Police Department

The Derby Police Department in Derby, Kansas is looking for civic-minded men and women who have a desire to serve and protect and are willing to build relationships with businesses and residents. Exceptional career advancement opportunities are available.
Derby offers training opportunities for officers to join specialized units such as School Resource Officers, bike patrol, investigations and Special Operations Team.

Why Derby:

  • Pay range begins at $19.37/hour ($40,289 annually) with additional pay for experienced officers.
  • Retirement program - Kansas Police & Fire Retirement System (KP&F)
  • Great health and dental benefits
  • Competitive vacation, holiday and sick leave
  • Corporate gym membership discounts at the YMCA and Derby Recreation Commission
  • Tuition reimbursement (up to $2,000/year)

Minimum Requirements:

  • 21 years of age
  • U.S. citizen
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Background and physical requirements
  • Polygraph and psychological tests
  • Good moral character
Derby is a family-oriented, growing community in the Wichita metropolitan area. Whether you're a new recruit or an experienced officer, Derby is the place to build your law enforcement career.

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