Police Officer Jobs in Newport News, VA

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City of Suffolk - Suffolk, VA (24 miles from Newport News, VA)
A background investigation conducted according to guidelines set forth by the City of Suffolk for its Police Department employees....
18 days ago
City of Suffolk - Suffolk, VA (24 miles from Newport News, VA)
Skill in the use of firearms and other law enforcement equipment....
18 days ago
ODU-Public Safety Office - Norfolk, VA (17 miles from Newport News, VA)
The University Police Department (UPD) at Old Dominion University is seeking candidates for the following full-time positions: Assistant Director, Public Safety Information Systems (01188A): This position...
22 days ago
City Norfolk - Norfolk, VA (17 miles from Newport News, VA)
Police Recruits will participate in a 25-26 week academy training program to successfully complete the Virginia state certified police officer training at the Norfolk Police Academy....
26 days ago
U.S. Customs and Border Protection - Norfolk, VA (17 miles from Newport News, VA)
Border Patrol Agent Border Patrol Agents prevent terrorists and terrorists' weapons from entering the United States by securing our land borders and coastal waters from between ports of entry....
24 days ago
U.S. Customs and Border Protection - Newport News, VA
Border Patrol Agent Border Patrol Agents prevent terrorists and terrorists' weapons from entering the United States by securing our land borders and coastal waters from between ports of entry....
25 days ago
Hampton University - Hampton, VA (3 miles from Newport News, VA)
Report hazards that endanger public safety such as damaged utility structures, traffic signals, etc. responsible for law enforcement duties for the protection, safety and welfare of students, employees...
90+ days ago
Hampton University - Hampton, VA (3 miles from Newport News, VA)
Requirements Must already be Basic Law Enforcement Certified. High School diploma....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Newport News, VA

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Police Officer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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Community Policing - Course
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Highest Education Level

Police Officers in Newport News, VA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (30.7%)
  • High School or GED (26.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.1%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.8%)
  • 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 Newport News, VA
  • 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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