Sycamore, IL Police Department

I/O Solutions

Minimum Requirements:

  • • $35 non-refundable application fee;
  • • Must be 21 and under 35 years of age at application deadline, unless qualified for exceptions specified in Illinois law;
  • • Possess binocular vision correctable to 20/20;
  • • Valid driver’s license;
  • • High School diploma or equivalent PLUS 60 hours of college credits from an accredited college or university (certified, sealed college transcripts due at application deadline);
  • • Possess a POWER card obtained from a state of Illinois licensed agency issued no earlier than six months prior to the written exam date (cards considered valid if issued 5/7/2020- 11/7/2020);
  • • Possess the ability to meet job related physical requirements;
  • • Be able to meet the residency requirement of living within 20 miles of State and Main Streets in Sycamore 12 months from completion of probation;
  • • Satisfactorily complete written and oral testing requirements, as well as a background investigation, polygraph, medical, and psychological examinations.


How to Apply

Purchase and complete your application at Submit all supporting documentation Complete your application by Monday, October 12, 2020 at 2:00 PM