The City of Lakewood pays a salary competitive with other Colorado police departments,
with eligibility for salary increases occurring regularly, based on successful job performance.
Police Agent (Officer) Annual Salaries:
All increases are contingent upon successful job performance and available budget dollars.
*Additional qualifications must be met for Lateral & Veteran starting salary.
Excellent benefits package, including:
Free access to recreation centers
The department’s size is unique because it includes a “close knit” work environment with the options for special assignments and advancement. The Lakewood Police Department is an excellent department to work for and offers a rewarding career in law enforcement.
– Agent David Tubbs
I fill the role of the school resource officer at Alameda International High School … I not only ran the Denver Rock ‘n’ Roll half marathon, but did it while pushing a student from Alameda High School who suffers from cerebral palsy. Join the Lakewood Police Department and join my running team!
– Agent Jesus “Moose” Chavez