The Amarillo Police Department is hiring for our next Police Academy. The training is a paid position for the City of Amarillo. After training and graduation from the police academy, you will be an Amarillo Police Officer.
After successful completion of the Police Academy, patrols assigned areas, investigates traffic accidents, performs escort and guard duties, writes reports of activities, and responds to all calls for service.
Provides patrol services on foot and in vehicle; enforces traffic laws and investigates traffic accidents; investigates criminal offenses; interviews victims and witnesses and prepares written reports; arrests and detains criminals; searches suspects, vehicles, buildings, crime scenes, and seizes evidence; interviews and interrogates suspects and witnesses; books prisoners in jail; testifies in court; other duties as assigned.
Test date: Saturday, November 7, 2020
Deadline to apply: Friday, October 30, 2020, 5:00 pm.
Testing Start Time: 9:00 am (late comers will not be allowed in the testing area)
Place: Amarillo Civic Center, North Exhibit Room- Entrance #4. 401 S Buchanan, Amarillo TX.
**All applicants who pass the written exam will take the physical readiness test after the written exam on November 7, 2020.