Reno Police Department looking for potential recruits

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RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - The Reno Police Department is looking to fill a police recruit position.

People hired in the job attend the Northern Nevada Law Enforcement Academy and begin at $51,700 annual salary. After 30 days they get medical, dental and vision benefits.

To apply, by May 19 a person must be a U.S. citizen, be at least 21 years old and have a high school degree or a general equivalence diploma.

Applications are accepted through 5 p.m. May 19.

Police say they are "looking for a diverse pool of qualified applicants who have traits and characteristics to include treating everyone fairly, having a high level of integrity, respect for others, as well as a commitment to service."

To apply, go to http:// For information on the recruitment process, go to

More information is also available from the RPD recruiting officer at 775-334-2455 or by email at