Become an Officer
The Fort Thomas Police Department is currently accepting lateral applications for the position of full-time Police Officer. A lateral candidate must meet all of the following criteria at the time of application:
1. Possess certification as established by the Commonwealth of Kentucky Peace Officer Professional Standards (POPS).
2. Have three (3) years of experience as a law enforcement officer, and be currently employed in a law enforcement position or have been employed in a law enforcement position within the last (12) months.
3. Law enforcement service in a state other than Kentucky may be considered, provided the applicant meets the basic training requirements set forth in 503 KAR 5:090.
All applications are due by Friday, September 3rd, 2020 at 4:30 p.m. If you do not complete and return an application by the due date, you will not be allowed to participate in the hiring process. For further information, please see our hiring information flyer HERE, or contact Melissa Beckett at (859)572-1202 or Lt. Brent Moening at (859)441-6562.
Applications may be obtained online HERE, or picked up at the Fort Thomas City Building:
130 North Fort Thomas Ave., Fort Thomas, KY 41075
If you have any questions, feel free to contact the Fort Thomas Police Department at the number listed above. The City of Fort Thomas is an Equal Opportunity Employer.