Police Officer Jobs in Santa Barbara, CA

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Ventura County Community College District - Ventura, CA (20 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)
Valid Basic POST Certificate, or meets the requirements of POST Level 1 Reserve Police Officer, or graduation from basic POST Academy....
8 days ago
City of Santa Barbara, CA - Santa Barbara, CA
Under general supervision, performs law enforcement & crime prevention work for the protection of life & property; patrols assigned area in police car, on motorcycle or on foot, enforcing federal, state...
26 days ago
City of Santa Barbara - Santa Barbara, CA
Under general supervision, performs law enforcement and crime prevention work for the protection of life and property; patrols assigned area in police car, on motorcycle or on foot enforcing, Federal...
26 days ago
City of Santa Barbara - Santa Barbara, CA
Under general supervision, performs law enforcement & crime prevention work for the protection of life & property; patrols assigned area in police car, on motorcycle or on foot, enforcing federal, state...
26 days ago
City of Santa Barbara - Santa Barbara, CA
NOW ACCEPTING T-SCORES FROM OTHER AGENCIES Summary: Under close supervision, learns law enforcement and crime prevention procedures and techniques during attendance at a 24-week P.O.S.T....
26 days ago
City of Santa Barbara, CA - Santa Barbara, CA
NOW ACCEPTING T-SCORES FROM OTHER AGENCIES Summary: Under close supervision, learns law enforcement and crime prevention procedures and techniques during attendance at a 24-week P.O.S.T....
60+ days ago
City of Ventura, CA - Ventura, CA (20 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)
Police Officers work under general supervision and performs regular law enforcement, criminal investigation, crime prevention, and traffic control and enforcement duties....
90+ days ago
City of Santa Barbara, CA - Santa Barbara, CA
Under general supervision, performs law enforcement and crime prevention work for the protection of life and property; patrols assigned area in police car, on motorcycle or on foot enforcing, Federal...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Santa Barbara, CA

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5,591
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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...

Community Policing - Course
Community Policing from an American Indian perspective. This course offers a great overview of how Native communities can benefit from the management philosophy of Community Policing. Community...

Constitutional Oriented Policing
In a profession where cases and controversies surround freedom of expression, bearing of arms, illegal search and seizure, the excessive use of force, overcrowding of jails, and the reversal of...

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Salary for Police Officer Jobs in Santa Barbara, CA

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

$86,768

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Police Officers in Santa Barbara, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (31.1%)
  • High School or GED (26.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.2%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.6%)
  • Master's Degree (8.9%)
  • 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 Santa Barbara, 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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