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The City of Elk City is currently seeking applicants for a full time police officer position.

Under general supervision involved, the enforcement of laws and the prevention of crimes; controls traffic flow and enforces state and local traffic regulations; issues citations; participates in and conducts a variety of criminal investigations; makes arrests; provides support and assistance to special crime prevention and law enforcement programs; and performs a variety of technical and administrative tasks in support of law enforcement services and activities.

  • Must be 21 years of age
  • If not certified must not reach 46th birthday be beginning of training
  • Must have valid Oklahoma Driver’s License with acceptable driving record
  • Must pass extensive background investigation (no felonies, no domestic violence related offenses) Physical Fitness test, phycological evaluation, and oral board. (Contact Department for details on above test)


  • Starting pay for Patrol I $41,880.28 / year and $43,982.12 / year after probation period. Officers already CLEET Certified will be given credit for prior service and grade in at a higher hourly rate. 10% salary increase every 5 years. Ability to get paid overtime in the amount of time and a half.
  • Paid holidays, vacation and sick leave
  • Employee paid health, life, dental and vision
  • Dependent health, dental and vision $155/month
  • Police Pension
  • Take home car program for eligible officers
  • Family friendly work environment
  • All training and equipment provided
  • Minimum three days off per week (unless authorized overtime)

Applications can be picked up at City Hall, 320 W. 3rd St.; the Elk City Police Department, 422 E. 3rd St.; or you can download and print applications from our web site.

Completed applications can be turned in at City Hall, Elk City Police Department, or emailed to for more information please call 580-225-3230.

The City of Elk City is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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