Chief Keith England

EMPLOYMENT

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Police Officer Position

( Process Started for 1 Position - No Longer Taking Applications )

Applicant Screening Process

The Shelbyville Police Department conducts an applicant screening process, wherein perspective employees complete a written exam and a physical fitness test.  The applicants have to meet certain criteria to be invited to take the written and physical exams.  Those scoring at or above the designated criteria are invited to a oral interview with the Police Advisory Board.  A complete background investigation will also be conducted upon completing the first phase.  Based on the Shelbyville Police Department selection criteria, successful candidates are ranked, and placed on an eligibility list.  Upon completion, and a opening on the Shelbyville Police Department, the candidate is given a comprehensive physical and psychological examination. 

Successful completion of all phases results in a probationary appointment as a Police Officer.

Minimum Application Requirements

Applicant MUST:

  Be a citizen of the United States

  Be a high school graduate or equivalent

  Be at least 21 years of age, but not yet 36 years of age at time of appointment

  Reside in Shelby County or one of the five adjacent connecting counties.

  Possess a valid drivers license

  Have the legal ability to possess a firearm

  Never have been convicted of a felony and satisfy any and all other requirements imposed by state and federal law and comply to all Shelbyville Police Department hiring standards Physical Agility Standards In addition to academic standards, the Indiana Law Enforcement Training Board requires all academy recruits to maintain a level of physical fitness.

To be appointed to the Shelbyville Police Department, and to be admitted to the academy, the applicant must be able to complete the following:

THESE ARE THE INDIANA LAW ENFORCEMENT ACADEMY (ILEA) MINIMUM STANDARDS

  Vertical jump at least 16.5 inches

  Complete at least 29 sit-ups in 1 minute

  Complete at least 25 push-ups (no time limit)

  Complete a 300 meter run in 71 seconds or less

  Complete a 1.5 mile run in 16 minutes and 28 seconds or less

Police Officer / Reserve Officer Application:

Application Form

Personal Info Release Credit Info Release Physical Release Hold Harmless Agreement

Print and fill out all 5 parts of the application and submit to the Shelbyville Police Dept.

Reserve Officer Position

( Presently Taking Applications )

Minimum Application Requirements

Applicant MUST:

  Be a citizen of the United States

  Be a high school graduate or equivalent

  Be at least 21 years of age at time of appointment

  Reside in Shelby County or one of the five adjacent connecting counties.

  Possess a valid drivers license

  Have the legal ability to possess a firearm

  Never have been convicted of a felony and satisfy any and all other requirements imposed by state and federal law.

 

Civilian Employee Position

( All Positions Full )

Minimum Application Requirements

Applicant MUST:

  Be a citizen of the United States

  Be a high school graduate or equivalent

  Never have been convicted of a felony and satisfy any and all other requirements imposed by state and federal law depending on the position.

Applications for Civilian Employee positions can be picked up in the City Personnel Office at Shelbyville City Hall.