The Overland Park Police Department is offering a $3500 signing bonus to new officers.
New hires given a conditional offer of employment after August 31, 2018 will be eligible for the bonus.
New hires with no police experience will receive $750 upon successfully completing the police academy, $750 upon successfully completing the field training and evaluation Program, $1,000 upon completing their first year of service and $1,000 at the conclusion of the second year of service.
Those with prior experience or who are police academy certified will receive $1,500 upon successfully completing any reciprocity training and the field training and evaluation program, $1,000 upon completing their first year of service and $1,000 at the end of their second year of service.
The program will be in effect through August 31, 2019 or until all commissioned vacancies are filled.
Additional job training and performance requirements apply.
To learn more or apply to be an Overland Park Police officer, visit https://recruit.opkansas.org/