The Rockford Police Department will host several recruiting events around the community in an attempt to find and hire more officers.
The department says candidates should have strong character, a desire to serve, and be committed to protecting the community. Applicants must be between 21 and 34 years old by the closing date of the application period, have a high school diploma or equivalent, and not have any felony convictions or convictions for certain misdemeanors.
Representatives will be at the following locations on Tuesday, October 8, to recruit applicants:
You can also apply online at www.rockfordil.gov/police. Applications are due by October 28.
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