Police Officer
Los Angeles Police Department - Baldwin Hills, CA

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If you're looking for a career, not just a job, the LAPD is the place for you. The LAPD is looking to hire 300+ officers by June 2014. Don't miss your opportunity to earn a good living in a stable career with so much room for advancement.
Answer the call to protect and to serve our community...

Experience: Entry-Level/ Lateral Salary: $48,462+ DOE
As a sworn member of the Los Angeles Police Department, a Police Officer maintains order, enforces laws and ordinances, and protects life and property; issues citations, makes arrests, prepares reports, and provides information to the public and departmental units; works with neighborhood associations and community members as a planner, community organizer, problem solver and information link; and does related work.

§ After completion of the six-month Police Academy training, Police Officers are assigned to one of the geographic areas to serve as patrol officers.
§ Probationary officers are assigned to a Training Officer during their one-year field training, which will span all shifts and several stations.
§ The next two to three years are spent in patrol assignments in one of
21 geographic locations . Link to http://www.lapdonline.org/our_communities/content_basic_view/6279
§ Advancement within the Los Angeles Police Department is of two types:
§ (1) promotion and (2) assignment to a higher pay grade.
"Promotion" refers to an advance from one Civil Service class to another, such as from Police Officer to Detective or Sergeant.

Police Officers are eligible to promote to Police Sergent or Police Detective after four years of service. specialized assignments such as METRO Division, Motorcycle Units, air Support Division, etc. require extensive experience prior to application

"Assignment to a higher pay grade" is assignment to a position carrying greater responsibility or expertise, without a change in Civil Service class.
§ Your first promotion is automatic! Reassignment from Police Officer I to Police Officer II occurs upon successful completion of 18 months of service (the Academy training and field probation period).

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LAPD Hiring & Information Seminar
April 19, 2014

Ahmanson Recruit Training Center
5651 W. Manchester Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90046

Seminar at 9am / Written Test at 11 AM

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