Recruitment and Employment
The Cumberland Metropolitan Police Department is now accepting applications for the position of Full-time Patrol Officer. Applications can be picked up at the Cumberland Police Department Monday-Friday 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM or the preferred way of e-mailing Meagan Hartley at Meagan.Hartley@indy.gov . Applications will be accepted until Friday, May 31, 2019 at 4:00 PM.
Applicants must be between the ages of 21 and 35 years old, must be a high school graduate, must possess a valid driver’s license, and must be able to pass a Criminal background check. If an applicant is certified with the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy, they must be current and in good standing. The screening process may include all or some of the following: Physical Agility Test, Written Examination, Department Review Board, Background Investigation, Police Commission Review Board, Pension Physical, Pension Review Board and Psychological Evaluation.
The benefits of the Cumberland Metropolitan Police Department include a clothing allowance, 2 weeks vacation, 11-13 holidays, and 10 sick days per year. The position also includes health, vision, and dental insurance. The position will also be part of the Police & Fire 77 Pension. If you have any questions, contact Commander Etherton at 317-894-3525.