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The West Memphis Police Department is committed to serving the community through the delivery of a professional law enforcement service in an unbiased and compassionate manner in order to protect the lives and property of the citizens and improve the quality of life in our community.

About West Memphis Police Department Recruiting

Being a police officer with the City of West Memphis could be one of the most challenging and rewarding careers a person could have. Do you have what it takes? Tradition, Courage, Passion, Service, Pride... they’re not just words, they’re our character. We are always looking for the best law enforcement applicant in the country to come work with us.

If you possess integrity, strong communication skills, a firm reassuring manner, and sound judgment under pressure, you could make a difference as a police officer. Most of all, you must be committed to public service, professionalism, and a peaceful community.

As a member of the West Memphis Police Department, you will receive some of the best in specialized training and chances for a wide variety of career directions and advancements. We are a progressive agency that will give you the opportunity to grow in your career where job performance will equate in career advancement and promotion.


Download an employment application (PDF) or pick one up at:
City of West Memphis Human Resource Office
604 East Cooper
West Memphis, AR

The City of West Memphis is an Equal Opportunity Employer.