Have you or someone you know always wanted to be a police officer? The Texarkana Texas Police Department is looking for a few good men and women to become police officers.

There is a civil service test that is scheduled for Saturday, December 12, and the deadline to apply is this Friday, December 4.

If you're already a licensed Texas peace officer, they will offer a $3,000 sign-on bonus and lateral entry for up to five years of experience.

Pay is $42.223  -  56,742 Annually

This position includes police patrol, investigation, traffic regulation, and related law enforcement activities.

According to the website:

Training will be provided, including both academic and practical instruction in subjects such as criminal law, criminal procedure, traffic law, case law, rules of evidence; investigative techniques; patrol and traffic procedures; administration of justice; and police/community relations.

If you have any questions, you can call Sgt. Kim Weaver at 903-798-3116. You can apply online at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/texarkanatx

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