Des Plaines, IL Police Department

I/O Solutions

Police Officer Minimum Requirements:


  • $35 non-refundable application fee
  • U.S. citizenship
  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED)
  • Valid driver’s license (valid Illinois driver’s license by date of hire)
  • 21 to under 35 years of age, unless otherwise exempt by statute
  • No felony convictions
  • Residency in Illinois by date of hire
  • Must possess a valid POWER test card issued by a licensed agency and dated within six (6) months prior to being called for the background investigation


How to Apply

How to Apply: · Purchase and complete your application at by the application deadline of Thursday, November 5th, 2020 at 4:00 pm. · Submit all supporting documentation by the application deadline