City of DeLand
Police Officer – Full Description

Our Benefits…
• Department issued weapons, equipment, and uniforms
• Take home vehicle program
• Tuition reimbursement
• Specialty pay (CID, Traffic Unit, SRO)
• 9 paid holidays + 2 personal days
• Vacation, comp and sick accruals
• Private Retirement
— 20 year retirement (or age 55 if vested)
— 10 years to vest
— 3% per year of service (maximum 99%)
— 2% C.O.L.A.
— D.R.O.P. (maximum 5 years)
— Military/L.E.O. Buyback (maximum 4 years)
• Starting pay $18.30 per hour
• Experience pay (3% per year of Florida law enforcement experience, 1.5% per year of out of state law enforcement experience. Maximum of 5 years)
• $1,500
• Wage increases determined through collective bargaining
• Night shift differential
• Free employee health insurance
• Free employee health clinic
• Competitive family, dental, and vision plan options
• Take home vehicle
Specialty Units Include…
• K-9
• Criminal Investigations
• Special Investigations Unit (Narcotics, Special Enforcement Team)
• School Resource Officer
• Traffic Unit
• Community Relations Unit
• Honor Guard
• Training Unit
• Multi Agency SWAT

 

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