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Live and work in one of the most beautiful locations in the State of Washington. College Place offers a great place to live, work and play. College Place has something for everyone in the family to include hunting, hiking, fishing, biking and nearby skiing in the winter or golfing in the summer. We are surrounded by the Blue Mountains and nearby rivers. College Place and the Walla Walla valley have great shopping, special events and over 140 wineries. The College Place School district recently opened three new schools, elementary, middle and high school. We are also home to Walla Walla University.

If you are interested in a law enforcement career or considering a lateral move, please call our office and ask to speak to an officer about our agency at 509-394-8550. Or email the Chief! We would love to have you join our team of dedicated professionals!

For additional questions please call or email our human resource specialist Shawn Doering at 509-394-8508.

New Opening - Special Enforcement Officer – This is a new position for the City of College Place

Description - The Special Enforcement Officer (SEO), under the direction of the Chief of Police or designee will conduct various job responsibilities for the city police department to include; Code enforcement, Animal Control, Evidence custodian and Parking enforcement. The SEO must uphold and enforce City Ordinances and Washington State Law while conducting investigations and helping to promote healthier and safer communities.

New OpeningClerk

Description - The person occupying this position is responsible for providing clerical and case management support to the officers in the field.  Record clerks occupy a very important position within the department as they are most often the first person within the agency to receive and respond to requests for assistance. 

Police Officer

The College Place Police Department is currently accepting applications for entry level and lateral officer positions. 

Police Testing

The College Place Police Department partners with Public Safety Testing for law enforcement entry level testing. Please visit their web site below and click on getting started.

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