HOMECONTACT US  
870-236-7621
 
05/15/2019

Paragould Police is currently accepting applications for Patrol Officer

The City of Paragould is currently accepting applications for police officer. To be eligible for testing you must have a current
application on file. Applicants must also meet the following requirements established by the Arkansas Commission of Law
Enforcement Standards:
 Applicant must be at least twenty-one (21) years of age.
 Applicant must have a high school diploma or GED certification.
 Applicant must possess a valid driver’s license at the time of hire, with no record of suspension or revocation in any
state.
 Applicant must have no felony convictions.
 Applicant must be of good moral character. A comprehensive background investigation will be conducted.
 Applicant will be required to pass a physical agility test and a written police officer selection test. Applicant will also
be interviewed by an interview board.
 Applicant must be a citizen of the United States as of the date of the written test.
 Applicant must live within 35 minutes of the police station when hired.
 The City of Paragould will require a psychological and medical examination (including drug screen) after an offer of
employment has been made to a job applicant and prior to the commencement of the employment duties of said
applicant. Condition of employment is dependent on results of said exams.
When returning completed applications, a résumé must be attached. Once the testing date is finalized, all current applicants
will be notified.

The City of Paragould accepts applications on a continual basis for City employment. You may apply from 8:30 A.M. TO 4:00 P.M. MONDAY - FRIDAY at the Human Resources office in City Hall. 

http://www.cityofparagould.com/employment

Media Kit
 
 
CRIME TIP HOTLINE 870-236-7621 OR SUBMIT VIA EMAIL HERE
EMERGENCY 911 • POLICE DEPARTMENT 870-236-7621 (24 HOURS)
Paragould Police Arkansas Paragould Police Arkansas