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Indiana State Police looking for capitol officer recruits

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Posted at 5:04 PM, Jun 21, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-21 17:04:47-04

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana State Police is looking for recruits who want to patrol the Statehouse.

People who are interested in working as a capitol police officer can apply online. Applications must be received by 11:59 p.m. Wednesday July 10.

To be considered, applicants must be a United States citizen, at least 21 years old by Dec. 27 when the job begins, meet a minimum vision standard of 20/50 sight in both eyes, have a valid driver's license and be a high school graduate.

Officers who are hired will begin training on Sept. 16, and the starting salary for a Capitol Police Section Probationary Officer is $44,497 a year.

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