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The City of Bloomington Police Department is a full-service police agency, providing police protection to a city of approximately 80,000 residents and a land area of approximately 20 square miles. Learn more about the Department / Message from Police Chief Diekhoff

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Police Employment Pre-Application

The Bloomington Police Department is now accepting applications for the position of Probationary Police Officer. To begin the application process, download this pre-application (PDF 779.44 KB), which must be received by 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 18, 2015. All notifications related to this hiring process will be conducted via e-mail so applicants must maintain an active e-mail account.

UPDATE: The current pre-application process has closed. All pre-applications received after the above-stated deadline will be held for the next, unscheduled hiring process.

Citizens Police Academy

This course is designed to educate citizens about the operation, methods and goals of the BPD to enhance communication and understanding between the community and the police. Click here for more details, and instructions to apply.

The application process is now open! Applications must be recieved by Tuesday, September 1, 2015. Click here to read the news release and apply now!

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