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Phoenix Police is Arizona's Highest-Paying Law Enforcement Agency
PHX Police Officer Recruitment
Be at least 20.5 years of age at the time of application; 21 years of age prior to completion of the Academy.
Be a United States citizen.
Be in sound physical and mental health.
Must successfully complete a medical exam to AZ POST standards.
Have not been dishonorably discharged from the United States Armed Forces.
Within the last 36 months:
Have fewer than 8 driving violations points
Have no more than one chargeable accident
Have no convictions for DUI (no more than one in lifetime)
Possess valid driver's license that has not been cancelled, refused, suspended or revoked
Arizona Peace Officers Standards & Training
and Phoenix Police Department drug standards.
(Click above link to see AZPOST FAQ's)
No commission or conviction of a felony. Misdemeanor arrests are discretionary.
Must have good moral character and personal integrity.
No history of criminal or improper conduct. No poor employment or irresponsible financial history.
Must have a high school diploma, home school diploma, or GED equivalency.
AZ POST (Arizona Peace Officers Standards and Training) certified officers may be eligible for
after submitting an application and completing the physical agility assessment and the Phoenix Police Department background investigation.
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