Police and Public Safety

Recruitment

JOIN OUR FAMILY
CCPD is a progressive police department serving the citizens of Cañon City, the 4th largest city in Southern Colorado with a resident population of over 16,000.

MAKE A DIFFERENCE
The Cañon City Police Department is known for developing and implementing several exemplary community programs such as:
     • National Night Out Award winners: 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017.
     • Homeless Outreach Program
     • Shop with a Cop
     • At-Risk Youth Mentoring Program
     • Crisis Negotiation Unit
     • Crime Prevention Program
     • Crime Free Multi-Housing
     • Adopt-a-School Program
     • McGruff the Crime Dog
     • Junior Police Academy
     • Citizen’s Police Academy
     • Employee Support Programs: EAP, Peer Support Program, CCPD Chaplain Program

BE THE BADGE
     • Patrol Officer
     • Traffic Officer
     • Detective
     • Field Training Officer
     • Training Unit
     • Crisis Negotiation Unit
     • Crisis Intervention Team
     • Terrorism Liaison Officer
     • School Resource Officer
     • K-9 Unit
     • Bike Patrol
     • Swat Operator
     • Explorer Advisor

EARN MORE THAN JUST MONEY
The Cañon City Police Department offers a competitive salary and benefit package. Lateral entry program available for applicants with prior police officer experience. The Department offers the following incentive pay:
     • Shift Differential
     • Overtime
     • Compensatory Time
     • Uniforms & Equipment Provided
     • Off Duty Work
     • Field Training Officer Pay
     • Take Home Car Program
     • FPPA Retirement
     • City Benefits Package
     • Instructor Pay

Police Officer I
Starting Salary: $41,779
Midpoint: $49,151
Top Pay: $56,524

Apply online at: www.canoncity.org/departments/jobs.php

For more information contact:

Allen Cooper
Deputy Chief
Phone: 719-276-5600
Fax: 719-276-5607
161 Justice Center Rd
Cañon City, Colorado 81212
acooper@canoncity.org

Stephanie Masse
Human Resources Director
Phone: 719-276-5299
Fax: 719-269-9017
128 Main Street
Cañon City, Colorado 81212
slmasse@canoncity.org

Brochure