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Police Officer

Location: Blackstone, VA


Blackstone Police Department


Open until filled.

Job Description / Responsibilities

The Town of Blackstone Police Department is currently accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. Duties include enforcing the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia as well as ordinances of the Town of Blackstone. Prior experience is not necessary.

Salary & Benefits
Police Cadet: $30,992
Police Officer: $32,552
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Benefits: VSRS retirement, Uniforms and equipment furnished, Health and Life Insurance, Paid Holidays, Sick time, Vacation.


  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • Must be 21 years of age
  • In good physical health
  • Be of good moral character to include no convictions of felonies or crimes involving moral turpitude or domestic violence
  • Possess a valid Virginia driver’s license
  • Must be a United States citizen
  • Must not have been released or discharged under dishonorable conditions from any U.S. Military Services.

Applicants must successfully complete oral interviews, an extensive background investigation, medical examination, drug screen, etc.

How to Apply

Applications can be picked up at the Blackstone Police Department or online at

Completed applications should be submitted to:

Blackstone Police Department
101 West Elm Street
Blackstone, VA 23824

Ph: (434) 292-4376

All applications must be received in hardcopy by mail or hand delivery. Electronically submitted applications will not be accepted. Résumés will not be accepted without a completed application.

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