Lake Station Police Department

Emergency Hire List The Lake Station Police Merit Board has approved to create a list for an emergency hire. The Police Department is now taking applications until Friday, April 12, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. Applicants must be certified from an Indiana state accredited police academy. Candidates must be at least 21 years old and must live in Lake County or an adjacent county within six months of appointment. Applicants must already be in the Public Employment Retirement Fund (PERF), or be able to pass all physical requirements to enter into PERF. A high School diploma or GED equivalent is required. An associate or bachelor’s degree is desired but not required.


Candidates can pick up applications at the Lake Station Police Department at 1969 Central Avenue, Lake Station, IN, 46405. A $25.00 Administrative fee shall be paid when dropping off the police officer application. Applications must either be handed into the Police Department in person or by mail by April 12, 2019 at 4:00 p.m.


For more information, you may call the Lake Station Police Department at (219) 962-1186. Depending on experience, training, and education there is a potential of a lateral transfer of Master Patrolman at the salary of $54,964.00.


Lake Station Police Department is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with anti-discrimination law, it is the purpose of this policy to effectuate these principles and mandates. Lake Station Police Department prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetic information. Lake Station Police Department conforms to the spirit as well as to the letter of all applicable laws and regulations. 

Published in: Job postings on Monday 25th of March 2019