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City of Reno - Reno, NV
Specific to Police Officer Patrols assigned areas on foot, in a patrol car, on a motorcycle or other means of transportation; checks stores, businesses, houses and other premises for burglary and other...
1 day ago
City of Henderson - Henderson, NV
enforcement agency and must be in good standing Desirable: Currently employed by a mid to large sized law enforcement agency Desirable: Experience working in a full-service municipal police department...
7 days ago
City of Henderson - Henderson, NV
enforcement agency and must be in good standing Desirable: Currently employed by a mid to large sized law enforcement agency Desirable: Experience working in a full-service municipal police department...
9 days ago
Department Of The Interior - Owyhee, NV
Duties Help Duties Summary The Office of Justice Services (OJS), within the Bureau of Indian Affairs, is searching for individuals to serve as a Police Officers (School Resource Officers) for the Division...
13 days ago
ESI Security Services, Inc. - Reno, NV
VEHICLE PATROL OFFICER With a fleet size of over 50 vehicles and a team of over 20 patrol officers, our Patrol Officer position is one of our most exclusive and exciting positions....
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13 days ago ESI Security Services, Inc.
University of Nevada - Las Vegas, NV
The University Police Officer 2 will work under general supervision, performing journey level law enforcement duties to include protecting university employees, students, and the general public; patrolling...
18 days ago
College of Southern Nevada - Henderson, NV
The University Police Officer 2 will work under general supervision, performing journey level law enforcement duties to include protecting university employees, students, and the general public; patrolling...
22 days ago
College of Southern Nevada - North Las Vegas, NV
The University Police Officer 2 will work under general supervision, performing journey level law enforcement duties to include protecting university employees, students, and the general public; patrolling...
22 days ago
Desert Research Institute - Las Vegas, NV
The University Police Officer 2 will work under general supervision, performing journey level law enforcement duties to include protecting university employees, students, and the general public; patrolling...
22 days ago
University of Nevada Las Vegas - Las Vegas, NV
The University Police Officer 2 will work under general supervision, performing journey level law enforcement duties to include protecting university employees, students, and the general public; patrolling...
22 days ago
Washoe County School District Police Department - Reno, NV
on experience annual Lateral Transfer: $Dependent on experience annual Job Description School District Police Officer, full-time sworn positions....
22 days ago
City Of Mesquite Nv - Mesquite, NV
Ability to: Apply principles and techniques of modern crime prevention, investigation, apprehension, rules of evidence, and all other aspects of law enforcement....
25 days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs - Las Vegas, NV
Leads law enforcement assignments to preserve peace; to prevent, detect and investigate crimes, to arrest or apprehend violators; and to assist citizens in emergencies, including the protection of civil...
29 days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs - Las Vegas, NV
You will be rated on the following Competencies for this position: Arrest Criminal Investigation First Response Interpersonal Skills Public Safety and Security Security Experience refers to paid and...
30+ days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs - Las Vegas, NV
Supervises a team of police sergeants, police officers, detectives and other law enforcement staff, who carry out day-to-day, routine crime suppression and investigative functions....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Nevada

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2,701,225
64,333

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...

Policing and Protest in Manchester: The Moss Side Riots
Understand what civil unrest tells us about our communities

The recent Black Lives Matter protests and riots across the world following the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis have...


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...

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Salary for Police Officer Jobs in Nevada

This is the average annual salary for Police Officer jobs in Nevada as reported by the BLS.

$59,883

Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Police Officers in Nevada offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.5%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (12.3%)
  • Master's Degree (9.4%)
  • Some College (3.4%)
  • 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 Nevada
  • 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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