Bradley Police Department Employment
Bradley Police Department, 147 South Michigan Ave. Bradley, Illinois 60915
Police Officer Testing Application Period is Currently: CLOSED
- Be 21 years of age or 20 years of age with two years of law enforcement studies
- Be a High School graduate or GED
- No Felony Convictions
- Be a United States Citizen
- Be of Good Moral Character
- Possess Valid Driver’s License
Successful completion of the following is also required:
- Mandatory Orientation
- Written Examination
- Background Examination
- Oral Interview
- Psychological Testing
- Drug Screening
- Medical Examination
- Completion of State Training Board Requirements
- Completion of BPD Filed Training Program
- Establish area residency within 6 months
The Village of Bradley was established in 1892. Bradley is a community located in Kankakee County. Today, the Village is a vibrant community of nearly 14,000 residents which is supported by a sound commercial base, attractive housing and excellent public services. Exceptional schools, medical, library and recreational facilities are just a few reasons people chose to live in Bradley.
The Working Environment
The Bradley Police Department is Located in the heart of the Village of Bradley. Built in 1976, it houses a communication center, interview rooms and evidence lab. In addition the department houses an indoor firearms range available to all sworn personnel.
The Bradley Police Department Consists of the Operations Division which is responsible for the patrol function and the Support Services Division which consists of Communications, Records, Public Relations, Investigations and Administration.
The Operations Division conduct day to day patrol functions utilizing the most current and innovative equipment. Officers are equipped with in car mobile data terminals and are dispatched by telecommunicators who are assisted through an Enhanced 9-1-1 system.
A Challenging Opportunity
The Bradley Police Department offers a challenging career highlighted with many opportunities and benefits.