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The department is currently accepting Cadet applications on a continuing basis. 

What does it mean to be a Cadet?
Cadets are given the opportunity to work with police officers as they explore law enforcement opportunities.

What are the qualifications to be a Cadet?
Age: 16-22 years old
Enrolled in High School or College
Must maintain a 2.0 GPA
No criminal background

How to apply:
Click here for a Cadet Application and/or at the Police Department’s front counter.

Interviews will be conducted after applications are reviewed.