Mattoon, IL Police Department

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Job Description

Police Officer Minimum Requirements:

  • $25 non-refundable application fee
  • U.S. citizenship
  • No felony convictions
  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Valid driver’s license
  • 21 to under 35 years of age as of September 3, 2021 unless otherwise exempt*
  • Residency within 25 miles of City corporate limits, within six (6) months of hire
  • Submission of an online application and all documents listed on the checklist by 2:00 p.m. on 9/3/2021
  • A thorough background investigation including a full medical and psychological evaluation will be required prior to hire; complete disclosure and sincerity within your application is necessary. (A polygraph may be required)

How to Apply

How to Apply: • Purchase and complete your application at by the application deadline • Submit all supporting documentation by the application deadline of Friday, September 3rd, 2021 at 2:00 pm