Officer Hiring Information

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Welcome to the Bozeman Police Department hiring page. Be sure to check back often for the most up to date employment opportunities.


Our officer hiring process is now open! Apply here today! Deadline to apply is March 5th.  

Please refer to the links below for more information regarding becoming a Bozeman Police Officer!

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum qualifications for becoming a Bozeman police officer.

Selection Process

Summary of the process involved in becoming a Bozeman Police officer.

Lateral Officer Information

Additional information about applying as a lateral officer.

Education and Training

A short summary of the education and training required after being hired as a Bozeman Police officer.

Salary, Benefits, Retirement, and other links

Helpful links regarding salary, benefits, retirement, and other items.

Frequently Asked Questions

Learn answers to some of the most commonly asked questions.



If you have any questions or want more information after reading the posted information, please contact Captain Andy Knight or Officer Lindsay Shepherd.