Los Angeles Police Officer

  • LAPD
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Sep 30, 2021
Full time Admin-Clerical Customer Service Government Management Other Professional Services Training Physical Security Investigative Safety

Job Description

Protects citizens by preventing crime, enforcing laws, apprehending suspects, and monitoring traffic. ... Conducts criminal investigations by gathering evidence, interviewing victims and witnesses, and interrogating suspects. Documents observations and actions by radioing information and completing reports.

    • Be at least 18 years of age (some departments require 21 years of age).


    • Pass the POST Entry-Level Law Enforcement Written Test to demonstrate reading and writing ability at levels needed to perform the work. (To review an online copy of this test, visit the POST Web site at www.post.ca.gov.)


    • Pass a physical agility test.


    • Pass an oral interview for hiring list eligibility.


  • Be personally interviewed by hiring authority to show suitability (maturity, ability to communicate, appearance, etc.) for law enforcement service.

Damon Oliver


Be a U.S. citizen or a permanent resident alien who is eligible for and has applied for citizenship.