Employment Requirements

Become a Moberly Police Officer

The Moberly Police Department is accepting applications for the position of Patrol Officer. The department has an authorized strength of 29 Commissioned Officers. The department responded to over 28,000 calls for Police Service in 2016.

Moberly Information

Moberly has consistently been chosen for family’s to call home because of the low cost of living, low crime rate, and education level of the community. Features include:

  • Population 13,987 as of the 2012 U.S. Census Bureau Figures
  • Home to Moberly Area Community College and the Central Christian College.
  • In 2011, Moberly Regional Medical Center was recognized as one of the 100 Top Hospitals® by Thomson Reuters, a leading provider of information and solutions to improve the cost and quality of healthcare.

Police Department Details

  • 12 Civilian personnel
  • 29 Commissioned Officers
  • Annual Salary of $30,250
  • Officers work a twelve-hour day schedule (only work half the days of the month!)
  • Specialized areas include: 
    • Detective Unit
    • Evidence Custodian
    • K9 Unit
    • Public Relations
    • School Resource Officer
    • Special Weapons and Tactics 
    • Training and recruitment officer