1/14/2022 - Now Hiring For Entry Level Police Officer:

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The Darien Police Department is currently accepting applications for the position of full-time entry level Police Officer. Certified CT and Certified out-of-state candidates are welcome. Candidates must have earned a minimum of sixty credits from an accredited college or university, OR a minimum of two years full active military duty plus 30 credits, OR previous law enforcement experience plus 30 credits. Applicants must be 21 years of age and a U.S. citizen at the time the application is submitted. Prior police experience will be evaluated on a case by case basis, however, certified officers must participate in the full Entry Level testing process. A valid CHIP card and a minimum passing score of 70% on the CPCA Entry Level Written Exam are required prior to applying. In addition, potential candidates will be required to complete and successfully pass a staff interview, Police Commission interview, polygraph examination, psychological evaluation, medical examination, drug screen and a thorough background investigation. A competitive wage and benefits package will be offered in accordance with the current labor contract. Closing date for applications is March 3, 2022 at midnight. Any questions should be directed to Lt. Alison Hudyma at or 203-662-5342. Veterans, women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. The Darien Police Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).