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Recruitment 101

LMPD has an open and continuous application process. We are currently seeking people who are willing to accept the challenge to become one of Louisville's finest.  

Requirements for application:
  • At least 21 years of age
  • No felony convictions
  • U.S. citizen
  • High school graduate/GED and at least one (1) of the following:
    • Must have 60 college semester hours, or
    • Must have completed active duty military service, or
    • Must have spent four (4) years in National Guard or Reserve, or
    • Employment as a full-time sworn police officer in the United States within the last 12 months with at least one (1) year of experience

                                             

                                     
                        • Officer
                        • Bike Patrol
                        • ATV Patrol
                        • Canine Unit
                        • Dive Team
                        • Bomb Squad
                        • SWAT Team
                        • River Patrol
                        • Air Patrol
                        • Detective