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Police Officer

Location: Franklin, VA


Franklin Police Department


Open until filled.

Job Description / Responsibilities

The City of Franklin Police Department currently has several openings for Police Officers — both certified and trainees.

Competitive pay and benefits. Entry Level Police Trainee position starts at $43,180/year; upon completion of the Academy and FTO, salary is increased to $45,783/year. The City of Franklin offers a Sign-on Bonus as well.



  • be a U.S. Citizen
  • be 21 years of age
  • pass a physical agility test & mile and a half run
  • written test (certified officers are exempt)
  • possess a valid Virginia Driver's license
  • have no DUI convictions
  • vision of 20/20 or corrected to 20/20
  • weight in proportion to height
  • no convictions of felonies and /or misdemeanors
  • pass an extensive background investigation
  • pass psychological, medical and drug screening
  • possess the ability to speak clearly, hear, analyze, and react quickly to high stress situations

How to Apply

An application packet and information about the application process is available online at

More Information

If interested and want more information, please send an email to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or call Sgt. Halverson at 757-562-8684.

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