Speedway Police Department

The Speedway Police Department is currently accepting pre-applications for the position of Merit Police Officer. The Department is interested in establishing an eligibility list to fill current and future anticipated openings. Since the Department has more applicants than there are positions available, a competitive application process has been established.  This application process is designed to ensure that the selection of new recruits will be accomplished in a fair and objective fashion.


The position of merit police officer will be offered to the best candidate(s) who are successful in the following testing areas: a written exam which will be conducted on Sunday, February 10th, 2019; an oral interview, to be held the week of March 4, 2019; and finally a physical agility, polygraph, background investigation and Chief’s interview, all occurring in April of 2019.


Eligible applicants will be between the ages of 21 and 35 at the time of appointment, with a minimum high school diploma. Speedway Police Department offers a competitive wages and benefits package. ILEA graduates are encouraged to apply.


All pre-applications must be completed correctly, and in full, and submitted to Director Sarah Edie, no later than 4pm on February 1, 2019. Any submissions received after this date will be ineligible to participate. Incomplete or falsified applications will result in the applicant’s elimination from the process. 


Any further questions, please contact Ms. Edie at sedie@speedwayin.gov or by phone at 317-246-4307.

Published in: Job postings on Thursday 10th of January 2019