Police Officer Jobs in Palm Springs, CA

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Indio Police Department - Indio, CA (23 miles from Palm Springs, CA)
DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS: The Police Officer is the journey level class in the Police Officer series in which incumbents are expected to independently perform the full scope of assigned law enforcement...
13 days ago
City of Banning - Banning, CA (14 miles from Palm Springs, CA)
JOB DEFINITION: Under general supervision from first line supervisors, incumbent performs law enforcement and crime prevention work; controls traffic flow and enforces State and local traffic regulations...
19 days ago
City of Palm Springs - Palm Springs, CA
with a California law enforcement agency and have successfully completed a P.O.S.T. approved patrol field-training program....
30+ days ago
City of Palm Springs - Palm Springs, CA
Must reside within 1 hour driving distance from the Palm Springs Police Department at time of appointment to the position of Sworn Police Officer....
45+ days ago
Soboba Casino - San Jacinto, CA (22 miles from Palm Springs, CA)
Conduct routine patrol duties in accordance with Soboba Department of Public Safety (DPS) Directives. Observe and report incidents, activities, circumstances and any unusual occurrences....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Palm Springs, CA

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Police Officer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Understanding and Managing the Stresses of Police Work
Policing has always been psychological challenging. On any given shift police officers may encounter a range of psychological challenges including domestic violence, interacting with people...

Basic Community Policing
This five-part course is designed to introduce tribal police officers to common issues in Indian Country and to the basic principles of community policing. The course introduces the social...

Officer Wellness - Course
The mental health of law enforcement officers is a critical issue. Those involved in law enforcement, and their families, are subjected to stressors unlike any other group in the U.S. This course...

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Salary for Police Officer Jobs in Palm Springs, CA

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


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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Police Officers in Palm Springs, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (31.5%)
  • High School or GED (25.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.3%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.5%)
  • Master's Degree (9.1%)
  • Some College (3.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.3%)
  • Some High School (1.0%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Police Officers in Palm Springs, 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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