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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

We're hiring! Please read the press release regarding our current hiring process. The Department has developed a Pre-Application download this pre-application (PDF 779.44 KB) that can help you determine if you meet eligibility requirements and provides contact information for you. A full application is required to participate in the testing process. The deadline for submitting a full application is 4:00 PM March 16, 2016. Download the full application here (PDF 100.37 KB).

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.

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