Career Opportunities

Police Academy GraduationApplications may be obtained at the Tonganoxie Police Headquarters at 128 East 6th between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday or download online. The completed application must be returned IN PERSON with the following original documents:

  • Official high school diploma or GED (sealed envelope)(ANY AND ALL HIGH SCHOOLS ATTENDED)
  • Official GED displaying scores (Sealed Envelope) (IF APPLICABLE).
  • Official college transcript - if applicable (sealed envelope) (ANY AND ALL COLLEGES ATTENDED).
  • Valid driver's license.
  • DD-214 - long form which specifies type and reason for discharge (if applicant has prior military experience).
  • Original Law Enforcement Certificate (if applicable).

The Department is periodically hiring for the position of Patrol officer throughout the year.  To acquire more information about current or future job opportunities, contact the Chief of Police at 913 369 3754.