Police Officer Jobs in Florida
Department of Veteran Affairs The Villages, FL, 32163
Supervisory Police Officer The Villages, FL Duties: Major Duties: The incumbent enforces Federal Laws, Codes and VA Regulations, in the protection of lives and Civil Rights of persons on VA controlled property. Duties include: · Supervises a team consisting of subordinate police officers and security assistants. · Exercises a full range of personnel management responsibilities to include lea...
Miami Dade College Miami, FL, 33196
Position ID: 870512 Position Type: Part-Time Support External Position: Yes Date Posted: 10/4/2012 The Part-Time Off-Duty Police Officer provides sworn law enforcement protection on campus, especially, during class hours. Maintains high visibility on school property to prevent and respond to crimes against College property, students and personnel. Patrols campus and responds to calls when req...
The Position Benefits Supplemental Questions Under the general supervision of a Sergeant and in cooperation with the community, performs a variety of policing and law enforcement activities. Tasks are primarily service oriented and include patrol, investigative, and enforcement functions, to generally provide for the safety of the public, and to perform essential functions as required. Duties i...
Department of Veteran Affairs Tampa, FL, 33602
Supervisor Police Officer Tampa, FL Duties: The Supervisory Police Officer, Chief, V A Police Service is responsible for the total operation, direction and control of the Police Service at the James A. Haley Veterans Hospital (JAHVH) and its affiliated facilities and properties. The incumbent is the principle management official for law enforcement and security operations and is responsible for...
Department of Veteran Affairs Orlando, FL, 32801
Police Officer Orlando, FL Duties: The Police Officer is responsible for the investigation, detention and apprehension of individuals suspects suspected or convicted of offenses against the criminal laws of the United States and the Rules and Regulations Governing Security, Law Enforcement and Standards of Conduct on Veteran Affairs Property. The incumbent in this position: Conducts vigorous a...
City of Lakeland, Civil Service Lakeland, FL, 33810
General Description of Class Benefits Supplemental Questions This is responsible Police work in the protection of life and property through the enforcement of laws and ordinances. Work involves the responsibility for prevention, detection and investigation of crimes and for maintaining law and order. Duties also consist of patrolling an assigned area, traffic regulation and direction and involv...
City of Pensacola, FL Pensacola, FL, 32501
Job Information Benefits Supplemental Questions Police officers are responsible for protecting life and property, preventing crime, apprehending criminals, and the general enforcement of laws and ordinances. Work is performed in accordance with department rules and regulations and may involve an element of personal danger and requires the ability to act without direct supervision and to exercis...
US Army Fort Mccoy, FL
Overview A military police officer is responsible for leading the Soldiers that protect lives and property on Army Installations. Officers supervise the execution of the five military police Battlefield functions: Maneuver and mobility support operations (reconnaissance and surveillance), Area security operations (site security and response), Law & order operations (law enforcement and developin...
City of Greenacres, FL Greenacres, FL
Introduction Benefits Supplemental Questions Thank you for your interest in employment with the City of Greenacres. The minimum requirements for employment as a Police Officer are as follows: Must be a U.S. Citizen and at least nineteen (19) years of age upon graduation of the Police Academy. Must have graduated from an accredited high school, or have obtained a State of Florida G.E.D. certifi...
City of Miami Beach Miami Beach, FL, 33109
Nature of Work Benefits Supplemental Questions ANNOUNCEMENT **We are not currently accepting applications for this position, however, we will be recruiting in the near future. Please continue to visit our website for updated information or to fill out an interest card to receive notification once the recruitment is open.** General police functions in the prevention of crime, protection of lif...
City of Boca Raton, Florida Boca Raton, FL, 33427
Job Description Benefits Supplemental Questions ATTENTION: To be considered for employment with the City of Boca Raton, applicants must provide at least ten (10) years of continuous employment history, if applicable. In the event the applicant has not been employed for 10 continuous years, all time for the 10 year period prior to the date of application must be accounted for including periods o...
Summary Benefits Supplemental Questions NON-CERTIFIED POLICE RECRUIT **Signing bonus available** Minimum Requirements · United States Citizen · Minimum 19 years of age · High school diploma or equivalent with completion of 54 college credits from an accredited university or college recognized by the U.S. Department of Education or three (3) years military experience or full-time law enforc...
Town of Davie Davie, FL, 33314
Description Benefits Supplemental Questions Under general supervision, performs general-duty police work in the protection of life and property, the prevention of crime, the apprehension of criminal suspects, and the general enforcement of laws and ordinances in a designated area on an assigned shift. Reports to a Police Sergeant or officer of higher rank. PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR FAQ Minimum Tr...
Summary Benefits Supplemental Questions Performs general police work in the protection of life and property through the enforcement of laws and ordinances. Job Duties and Responsibilities: For a full description of the duties, responsibilities, and requisite skills, please click on the "Job Descriptions" link on the left menu and select the "Police Officer" job description. Qualifications: ...
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G4S Security Solutions USA Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33301
The world’s leading private security organization, G4S, has an immediate job opportunity for an Armed Transit Protection Officer . An a Transit Protection Officer, will carry out the primary duty of safeguarding the public, the client’s personnel, and all property. Work site locations include onboard commuter trains and at other client facilities, including but not limited to, stations, parking fa...
City of Gainesville, FL Gainesville, FL, 32601
Benefits Supplemental Questions Job Ad: The award-winning City of Gainesville, Florida is seeking Police Captains with a passion for public service and community policing. Our Police Captains are third in command and will oversee the daily operations of an assigned bureau. These opportunities are available following the retirements of two long-service employees. GPD has approximately 300 sworn ...
City of Coconut Creek Coconut Creek, FL, 33063
Description Benefits Supplemental Questions Performs a wide variety of police and law enforcement activities specifically related to the school environment during the school year. Tasks are primarily service oriented and include working with and mentoring students, disseminating information, arbitrating disputes, and providing assistance through referrals, property protection, crime prevention,...
The Position Benefits Supplemental Questions Under the general supervision of a Sergeant and in cooperation with the community, performs a variety of policing and law enforcement activities. Tasks are primarily service oriented and include investigative and enforcement functions, to generally provide for the safety of the public, and to perform essential functions as required. Duties include an...
The Position Benefits Supplemental Questions This is a sensitive, unarmed uniformed security position safeguarding facility, patrons, and employees within the City Hall Administrative building and surrounding area. An employee in this classification is responsible for providing information and assistance to citizens in City Hall. Employee shall be alert to unusual situations and report such sit...
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$31,200.00 - $88,080.00
Typical Salary for Police Officer in Florida
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Protects citizens by preventing crime; enforcing laws and ordinances; apprehending suspects; monitoring traffic.
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Prevents crime by explaining and enforcing applicable federal, state, and local laws and ordinances; teaching preventive, protective, and defensive tactics; mediating disputes; patrolling assigned area; responding to notices of disturbances; conducting searches; observing suspicious activities; detaining suspects.
Conducts criminal investigations by gathering evidence; interviewing victims and witnesses; interrogating suspects.
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