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Department, city, state

Position: Patrol | Type: Police Officer

Application Status: Open

March 9, 2029

Expiration Date: 

Sign on bonus:

Academy salary: 

$41068 annual

Salary range: 

$41068 annual - $42300 annual


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Department Info:

The goal of the Raleigh Police Department is to make Raleigh one of the safest cities in America. To do that, we continually advance strategies that prevent crime. We find ways to engage the community in taking steps that help minimize opportunities for victimization. We explore appropriate policy direction with the Mayor and City Council. We seek solutions to the complex community problems that contribute to crime and disorder.



  • Age: 21

  • Education: High school graduate or equivalent

  • Experience: None

  • United States citizen or naturalized citizen

  • Must be of good character and moral background

  • Be a licensed driver and able to obtain a valid NC Driver's License

  • Have corrected vision of 20/20 (applicant can not be colorblind)

  • Applicants must successfully pass the state required reading comprehension test

  • Applicants must pass the physical fitness test

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