Salt River PD Police Officer (Lateral)

Sworn US Law Enforcement
Salt River PD - Scottsdale, Arizona

Oct 16, 2020

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Application Deadline:
Nov 5, 2020

Salary Information

Entry Level:
$62,086 annual
Academy Graduate:
$65,190 annual
Lateral Transfer:
$65,190 annual
Top Pay:
$85,371 annual

Job Description

Under general supervision, perform a large variety of law enforcement tasks associated with patrol, traffic, public assistance, investigations, apprehension of criminals and fugitives, and aid in the prosecution of cases in court.

Job Description may be found at: _under police officer section.

Summary of Tasks:

  1. Patrols the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community (SRPMIC), including off-road areas, in a radio equipped vehicle to preserve law and order by discovering/preventing the commission of crimes and enforcing State, Tribal and Federal laws and ordinances. Talks to Community members while on patrol to answer questions and to demonstrate interest in them and their Community.
  2. Responds to calls and complaints involving motor vehicle collissions, accidents, robberies, assaults, fights, domestic disturbances, animal problems, and other criminal/civil activities in order to secure the crime scene, identify witnesses, conduct preliminary investigations, and generally re-establish law and order at the scene. Deals with upset and angry people, attempts to calm them, explain procedures and get their cooperation. Determins whether there is probable cause for arrest. Submits charges and books arrested persons, completes the necessary paperwork and procedures.
  3. Secures and investigates crimes scene to ensure that the collection, preservation and handling of physical evidence and property meets established professional and legal standards. Interviews victims, supsects, witnesses to obtain and verify information pertinent to the investigation and resolution of a variety of criminal incidents.

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Additional Information

Ready for a change of scenery! Come and work in AZ one of the best states and for one of the best departments. The Salt River Police Department. The SRPD is looking for outstanding officers that are ready to make a move for the better and come in to serve our Community.

The Salt River Police Department is a great place to work at and offers an array of benefits:

Public Safety Retirement



Accrued annual and sick leave

Annual Uniform allowance of $1,500

Numerous Extra ("Off") Duty opportunities

Typical patrol shifts consist of four 10 hour work days

Priviledge of 1 hour of on duty physical training

Numerous training opportunities to enhance and develop ones skills

State of the art equipment in regards to every area of law enforcement

Numerous speciatly opportunities such as K9, Tactical team, Gang Unit, Motors, Detectives, Rangers, etc...

And many more other benefits. Check out the website to apply or contact us for more information:

As a lateral applicant you are exempt from taking a physical/written test.

Job Requirements

  • Age: 21
  • Education: High School
  • Experience: Peace Officer Certified

Contact Informaton

Adriel Pineda

Salt River PD
10005 E. Osborn Rd
Scottsdale, Arizona 85256
phone: 480-362-6698

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