Denver Police Officer

The current application period for the Denver Police Department is currently closed.  Tentatively, the next application period for Denver Police will begin January, 2014.

To ensure that you meet the minimum qualifications, we encourage you to take a Police Officer Self Review Assessment. The Assessment contains the type of questions you would typically answer on the official application. (See LINK below.)

If you are a LATERAL POLICE OFFICER APPLICANT, please contact Felisa Urdiales at At time of application, in addition to meeting all minimum qualifications, Lateral consideration qualifications include

  1. Current Colorado Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) certification or other state equivalent;
  2. Minimum of three years patrol experience;
  3. Experience as a full-time police officer with a state, county, or municipal police or sheriff department for at least one year preceding the date of application; and
  4. not currently under internal affairs investigation for any reason.

Thank you for your interest in the Denver Police Department and we look forward to serving you.

Police Officer Self Review Assessment