Becoming a Police Officer


The Owensboro Police Department is currently accepting applications for the position of Police Officer.

An information packet will be emailed to each applicant; if you have not received this packet by January 31, call 270-687-8861.

Please direct questions to Jo Hall at 270-687-8861 or Officer Andrew Boggess at 270-687-8867.

The deadline to apply for the February 6 testing session is 12:00 pm (noon) on January 28, 2022.

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How to Prepare Yourself for this Recruitment Process


Other Information

City Drug/Alcohol Policy

Information about the Police Academy