Police Officer Jobs in Los Altos, CA

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City of Hayward, CA - Hayward, CA (21 miles from Los Altos, CA)
THE POSITION: Duties include a wide variety of law enforcement assignments including but not limited to: patrol, traffic control, criminal and juvenile investigation, and radio communication....
4 days ago
City of Hayward, CA - Hayward, CA (21 miles from Los Altos, CA)
Hayward, works closely with the community to preserve the peace and promote public safety; carefully documents own activities in written reports and statements; performs a wide variety of law enforcement...
4 days ago
University of California - Santa Cruz, CA (20 miles from Los Altos, CA)
Facilitate clear and positive communications between department members, other public safety entities, and the community....
Remote Work
7 days ago
City Fremont - Fremont, CA (16 miles from Los Altos, CA)
Confers with citizens and City officials on law enforcement issues and assists in the development of innovative municipal law enforcement practices....
8 days ago
City of Palo Alto - Palo Alto, CA (5 miles from Los Altos, CA)
Must successfully pass a modified law enforcement background investigation, consisting of completion of a Personal History Questionnaire, fingerprint check for criminal convictions, and polygraph examination...
9 days ago
City Newark - Newark, CA (11 miles from Los Altos, CA)
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9 days ago
City of Mountain View, CA - Mountain View, CA (6 miles from Los Altos, CA)
The City's selection process for Police Officer Trainee requires successfully passing either the PELLETB test (with a T-Score of 50 or higher) OR the National Testing Network FrontLine law enforcement...
9 days ago
City of San Leandro - San Leandro, CA (24 miles from Los Altos, CA)
Upon successful completion of the California POST Basic Police Academy, must possess a valid POST Basic Law Enforcement Academy Certification of Completion at the time of appointment to Police Officer...
13 days ago
City of San Jose, CA - San Jose, CA (14 miles from Los Altos, CA)
The CPU supports patrol with community policing and problem solving projects....
13 days ago
City of Sunnyvale, CA - Sunnyvale, CA (7 miles from Los Altos, CA)
Use firearms and other modern police equipment and communications and information systems related to law enforcement....
13 days ago
University of California - Santa Cruz, CA (20 miles from Los Altos, CA)
, directly responsible for delivery of public safety and law enforcement services on and near the campus and other properties owned, controlled or occupied by the University....
14 days ago
The Town of Atherton - Atherton, CA (6 miles from Los Altos, CA)
TYPICAL DUTIES: Applicants must be able to apply the knowledge and skills required of a sworn police officer, and display the ability to perform the following: patrol the Town in an assigned area, individually...
19 days ago
City of San Jose, CA - San Jose, CA (14 miles from Los Altos, CA)
Background: Pass police background investigation, which may include a polygraph examination....
19 days ago
City of Fremont, CA - Fremont, CA (16 miles from Los Altos, CA)
Description The Fremont Police Department is accepting applications for the position of Senior Accounting Specialist. Please clickhere to view a copy of our recruitment brochure. The first review...
20 days ago
City of San Leandro - San Leandro, CA (24 miles from Los Altos, CA)
Lateral Eligibility: To be eligible for consideration as a Police Officer - Lateral, an applicant must: Possess a valid State of California POST Basic Certificate and currently work as a Police Officer...
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Los Altos, CA

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Salary for Police Officer Jobs in Los Altos, CA

This is the average annual salary for Police Officer jobs in Los Altos, CA as reported by the BLS.

$107,092

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Highest Education Level

Police Officers in Los Altos, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.7%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (12.3%)
  • Master's Degree (9.4%)
  • Some College (3.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.4%)
  • Some High School (0.9%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Police Officers in Los Altos, CA
  • None (45.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (30.7%)
  • 2-4 years (12.7%)
  • 4-6 years (6.6%)
  • 1-2 years (4.8%)

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