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Career Information

The St. Louis County Police Department offers exciting and rewarding career opportunities to candidates who have the skill and determination to succeed in the exciting profession of law enforcement.

  • No Residency Requirement
  • Applications Accepted on a continuous basis
  • Police Recruits for Training:  $19.31 per hour
  • Police Officers & New Academy Graduates - starting at $52,208
  • Police Report Clerk/Care Operator: $35,547 - 51,708
  • Public Safety Dispatcher: $40,539 - 64,854
 Are you interested in finding out about the St. Louis County's Cadet Program?
Click here to find out more about this exciting program.

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Benefits & Employment Guidelines

Employee Benefits Package

Pre-Employment Drug Guidelines - All Positions

Personal Appearance Guidelines - All Positions

Tips for Employment Success - All Positions

Commissioned Officer & Security Information


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Bureau of Staff Services
Captain Norman Mann, Commander
Telephone: (314) 615-4273
E-mail: [[email protected]]

Personnel Services Unit
Lieutenant James McWilliams, Commander
Telephone: (314) 615-4273
E-mail: [[email protected]]

For employment information, please contact:
Recruitment Office:
Telephone: (314) 615-3942; (314) 615-5026
E-mail: [[email protected]]

St. Louis County Police Department

7900 Forsyth Blvd

Clayton, MO 63105

Emergency Calls: Call 911

Non-Emergency Reporting / General Information: (636) 529-8210

TDD: (636) 529-8220