If you possess integrity, strong communication skills, a firm reassuring manner, and sound judgment under pressure, you can make a difference as a Police Officer. Most of all, you must be committed to public service, professionalism, and a peaceful community. By helping to make the City of Sunrise a better place to live, you’ll earn the respect of the citizens you serve. The Sunrise Police Department offers exceptional training, numerous opportunities for professional development, and an excellent salary and benefits package.

Please apply for NON-CERTIFIED POLICE OFFICER by visiting www.sunrisefl.gov. You may submit an application by selecting the ‘Employment’ tab on the upper right side of the ‘Home’ page or by visiting the ‘Apply for a Job’ link located on the Human Resources page.


•Graduation from an accredited high school or possession of a GED. equivalency diploma.
•Proof of highest level of completed education must be submitted with application

•Ability to meet all requirements of the Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission
•Must have passed C.J.B.A.T. (Test results valid within four (4) years of application submittal)
•Must pass swimming and physical agility exam (Must be taken at Broward College Institute of Public Safety. Physical Agility test results are valid for six (6) months). Swim test results are valid for life
•Valid driver’s license with acceptable driving record (valid state of Florida driver’s license must be obtained within 10 days of hire)
•The following required documents MUST be submitted with your application: Your application will not be considered if ANY of these items are not submitted.

1) Birth Certificate
2) Proof of Education
3) Driver’s License
4) Social Security Card
5) CJBAT Test results
6) Physical Agility Test result (submit proof of passing/ results valid for 6 months)

Non-Certified Police:
$29,640 (While attending City-sponsored Police Academy)
$61,811.15 (Upon completion of the Police Academy)