The Texarkana Arkansas Police Department is hiring!  They offer excellent pay and benefits packages so if you have always wanted to become a police officer this is for you! There is a civil service test that will take place on April 10 but you need to apply for it as soon as possible.

The deadline to apply is Monday, April 5 at 5 PM.

The salary range is between $44,338 to $59,585 with great benefits.

  • Yearly step-up increases in salary for the first 5 years
  • 15 days vacation and increases with tenure
  • 20 days paid sick days every year
  • 11-hour shifts with 4 to 5-day weekends
  • college education incentive pay after 1-year of employment (maximum $1535 per year)
  • Certificate pay Maximum $1,440 yearly
  • Affordable insurance
  • Uniforms, equipment and firearms provided
  •  Weight room and exercise facility at no charge

To apply you must:

  • be at least 21 years of age and a US Citizen with a valid drivers license
  • Pass a written exam and physical assessment
  • No felony convictions

Minority and female applicants are encouraged to apply You can find out more information and ask for an application  contact Corporal Kittiele Potts at 903-798-3125 or email at kpotts@txkusa.org

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