Must be at least 20 years of age at the time of application and 21 years of age by testing date.


Must have graduated from a U.S. high school with a diploma, or possess a GED or equivalent to be considered.


Must not have a felony conviction or a Domestic Violence conviction as directed by Kentucky State Statutes.


Copies of birth certificate, social security card, driver’s license, high school diploma or GED, separation from military service form DD214 (Member-4 copy) if applicable, will be requested.

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Those called to serve are committed to the highest level of service, policing with character, spirit, and honor. They serve with professionalism, demonstrating the highest level of moral and ethical conduct, respect, integrity, and excellence. They are Hopkinsville Police Officers.

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