Contact Recruiting




The Arvada Police Department is committed to hiring quality individuals to fill available positions. 

Eligible candidates are entry-level candidates, or are those who are already police officers in Colorado, or those with at least three years law enforcement experience with an out-of-state agency. 

Candidate selections will be based on:

  • qualified candidates with a bachelor's degree 
  • out-of-state lateral entry candidates with at least three years law enforcement experience, or
  • Colorado POST-certified officers to fill openings.


For more information, contact

Officer Patrick McCloskey at 720-898-6671 or

Officer Joe Gravelle at 720-898-6668.