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Officers at the Bloomington Police Department are well trained. Training begins before officers perform law enforcement duties for the community and continues throughout the officer's career.

New Hiring Information

The Bloomington Police Department is currently accepting applications for the position of police officer. Please download this application (PDF 100.37 KB) and return the completed application to the Bloomington Police Department. Incomplete applications or applications with illegible email addresses will not be considered. All notifications related to this hiring process will be conducted via e-mail so applicants must maintain an active e-mail account. if you have any questions regarding the application or hiring process please contact us at recruits@bloomington.in.gov.

Applications should be submitted to:
Bloomington Police Department
Attn: Captain Steve Kellams
220 E. Third Street
Bloomington, IN 47401

There is no currently scheduled date for the physical agility and written test. Qualified applicants will be notified of the exact date, time and location of the physical agility and written test via the e-mail address provided on the application.


Applications, requirements for consideration, testing procedures, and current salary and benefit information may be found under the "Police Employment" tab at: www.bloomington.in.gov/police

Other inquiries should be directed to: recruits@bloomington.in.gov

Police Officer Application and Information

Civilian Employment Opportunities

For all civilian employment opportunities, please refer to the City of Bloomington Employee Services Department requirments and job listings.

Information in Police Employment