Previous Law Enforcement

Applicants with Previous Law Enforcement Qualifications

  • Law enforcement experience in the followiing areas does not apply: correctional facility, college, District Attorney's office, or as a Federal or Military Police Officer
  • Voluntary separation from full time law enforcement employment due to lay off or retirement must: apply within one year of separation, possess a current POST certification, and be in good standings at the time of separation.
  • Applicants employed by “Full Service” university police departments will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Full Service is  defined as an agency that respond to calls for service, make arrests, and file criminal cases without the services of another law enforcement agency.
  • Colorado P.O.S.T. certification requirements regarding criminal record and drug usage will also apply