Police Officer Jobs in Whittier, CA

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City of Baldwin Park - Baldwin Park, CA (7 miles from Whittier, CA)
DEFINITION Performs with the highest level of integrity, law enforcement and crime prevention work; controls traffic flow and enforces State and local traffic regulations; performs investigative work...
11 hours ago
City of Baldwin Park - Baldwin Park, CA (7 miles from Whittier, CA)
DEFINITION Performs with the highest level of integrity, law enforcement and crime prevention work; controls traffic flow and enforces State and local traffic regulations; performs investigative work...
11 hours ago
Irvine, CA (23 miles from Whittier, CA)
Have graduated from a California P.O.S.T. certified Basic law enforcement training academy at the time of appointment....
2 days ago
City of Costa Mesa - Costa Mesa, CA (23 miles from Whittier, CA)
To apply for Lateral or Reserve Police Officer, to visit the Employment Opportunities page....
11 hours ago
Toluca Lake, CA (21 miles from Whittier, CA)
Must have own Firearm and duty gear. 19.00 and hour to start. $1 raise after completion of 90 day probation. Send a resume...
3 days ago
Beverly Hills, CA (21 miles from Whittier, CA)
High School graduate or GED must be completed. * Law enforcement in a governmental agency or prior military experience. * First Aid CPR Cards * Possess and maintain a valid State Guard Registration...
3 days ago
Post Alarm - Los Angeles, CA (12 miles from Whittier, CA)
Must possess own firearm, duty gear and valid drivers license. Experience in private or law enforcement patrol and response preferred....
3 days ago
Glendale Community College - Glendale, CA (19 miles from Whittier, CA)
The Police Officer is a sworn position within the College Police Department. Police Officers perform work in the protection of life and property through the enforcement of laws and Board policy....
3 days ago
City of Alhambra - Alhambra, CA (8 miles from Whittier, CA)
Ability to: Learn the organization, procedures and operating details of a law enforcement agency; learn to perform a full range of specialized public safety clerical work under minimal supervision;...
6 days ago
City of Glendale, CA - Glendale, CA (19 miles from Whittier, CA)
Promote community-based policing programs that emphasize collaborative problem solving efforts between law enforcement and the community....
6 days ago
Adt - Torrance, CA (20 miles from Whittier, CA)
The salary range for this position is $16.25 - $16.75 depending if the BSIS firearm permit is already possessed. Annual merit increase....
6 days ago
University of California, Los Angeles - Los Angeles, CA (12 miles from Whittier, CA)
Have the opportunity to participate in a number of assignments such as bicycle patrol, various training instructor positions, detectives, background investigations, crime prevention, field training...
7 days ago
West Anaheim Medical Center - Anaheim, CA (11 miles from Whittier, CA)
Public Safety Officer - WAMC - Per Diem Variable West Anaheim Medical Center Anaheim, CA Per Diem Apply on company site Create Job Alert....
7 days ago
Anaheim, CA (11 miles from Whittier, CA)
Patrol hours 8:00 pm to 4:00 am. Appointment only: .......
8 days ago
City of Whittier - Whittier, CA
, editing, retrieving and distributing technical, complex and confidential law enforcement data and information; enters reports and data into a variety of automated law enforcement records systems;...
8 days ago

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Police Officer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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Constitutional Oriented Policing
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Salary for Police Officer Jobs in Whittier, CA

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$88,596

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Police Officers in Whittier, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.0%)
  • High School or GED (25.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.4%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.5%)
  • Master's Degree (9.2%)
  • 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 Whittier, 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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