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Alton Police Department
1700 E Broadway, Alton, IL 62002
(618) 463-3505

Careers & Job Openings

The Alton Police Department is always looking for good, qualified candidates for all positions.  Those positions include entry level police officers, lateral entry police officers, corrections officers, dispatchers, records personnel, police cadets, and more. 

Click here to navigate to all police department job openings, applications, job descriptions, job requirements, and other valuable information about these positions.

Click here to be directed to information and applications for police department internships, Police Cadet program, and Police Explorer program.

Click Here to be added to the City of Alton email list for job postings. 


If you have any questions about careers or job openings, please contact the Support Services Commander Lt Jarrett Ford at 618-463-3505 ext 663 or email him at ford@altonpolice.com.

Alton Police Department

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1700 E. Broadway
Alton, IL 62002
618.463.3505

Alton City Hall

City of Alton Illinois - 1837

101 E. Third St
Alton, IL 62002
618.463.3500

Alton Fire Department

Alton Fire Department

333 E 20th
Alton, IL 62002
618.463.3565

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