Do You Qualify?

Becoming a Police Officer for the City of St. Augustine

Completion of Basic Police Standards Training and Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) certification is required. The City will accept your application if you are in the academy, near completion, and scheduled to take the State certification exam. Applications will remain active for six months and submitted to the Police Department if an opening occurs during that time. You will only be contacted if you are selected for an interview.


The starting annual salary is $52,395.25.

Requirements for Hire

An extensive background investigation, evaluation, and drug screening are conducted prior to hire.

Visit the Employment page to apply.