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The Wildwood Police Department is a modern and progressive agency with a commitment to hiring the most qualified of applicants for a career in public safety. Apply today and be a part of the change. Be part of our Family.


Our starting pay is now at $55,000 a year for new sworn law enforcement officers.


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Minimum Requirements

  • Must be a U.S. citizen.
  • Must be at least 21 years old.
  • Must have a high-school diploma or equivalent, although a college degree is preferred.
  • Must have a good work history.
  • No dishonorable discharge from any branch of the military.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license for at least a year and a good driving record.
  • Must be in good physical condition and of good moral character.
  • Vision must be correctable to 20/40 in each eye.
  • Must have no felony convictions or misdemeanors involving moral character, false statements or domestic violence.
  • No pending criminal charges.
  • Must pass a written exam, physical agility test, panel interview, polygraph exam, background investigation, medical screening and a psychological exam.

“Equal Opportunity Employer: The Wildwood Police Department does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetics or any other classification protected by law. “

Contact us for the full list of requirements and for our Benefits Guide

Call (352) 661-6507