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Jun 30

Make a Difference in Our Community—Join the Cody Police Department!

Posted on June 30, 2023 at 10:11 AM by Jason Stafford

Are you looking for a rewarding career in law enforcement where you can make a real difference in your community? The Cody Police Department has exciting opportunities for individuals passionate about serving and protecting. We are currently seeking applicants for police officer positions that offer comprehensive training, competitive compensation, and numerous avenues for professional growth. Join us in the beautiful city of Cody, Wyoming, where the tight-knit community and breathtaking natural surroundings create an exceptional work environment.

At the Cody Police Department, we pride ourselves on adhering to the community policing model, which promotes strong relationships between law enforcement officers and community members by promoting trust, collaboration, and proactive problem solving. We also offer a modern police facility equipped with modern resources and technology, enabling the Department to provide Cody with the highest level of service. The Cody Police Department prioritizes officer well-being and is supported by an environment that fosters personal and professional growth. New officers joining the Cody Police Department can expect a competitive annual salary, ranging from $55,448 to $84,372 (depending on certification level). In addition, the City of Cody offers a comprehensive benefit package that includes vacation leave accrual, sick leave accrual, holiday pay, health insurance coverage, and the opportunity to participate in the Wyoming Retirement Program.

Joining the Cody Police Department means more than just a job—it's an opportunity for career growth and specialization. The Department offers various special units that allow officers to develop their skills and broaden their areas of expertise, including a bicycle patrol unit, a school resource officer, a bomb team, a tactical response team, a detective division, a drug task force, and field training instructors. These opportunities allow officers to expand their knowledge and make a lasting impact on our community.

Cody, Wyoming, offers numerous benefits beyond a fulfilling career in law enforcement. Our tight-knit community values the contributions of law enforcement officers and provides a supportive environment. Situated right outside Yellowstone National Park, Cody boasts spectacular natural beauty and countless outdoor recreational opportunities.

To apply for a police officer position with the Cody Police Department, visit the Jobs page on the City of Cody website. You can also stop by Cody City Hall at 1338 Rumsey Avenue, email, or call (307) 527-3468 to obtain more information this employment opportunity. Join the Cody Police Department and become a vital part of our community's public safety efforts. Your commitment to public service will be met with competitive compensation, excellent benefits, and opportunities for professional growth.