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The Garrett Police Department is accepting applications for qualified individuals looking for a challenging and rewarding career as a Police Officer in the City of Garrett.

Experience is not required to become a member of the Garrett Police Department, however, Lateral Transfers are highly encouraged to apply. 

Starting pay for a Probationary Officer is $49,688 with that increasing to $56,485 for a 1st Class Patrolman. The following benefits are also included for each officer:

  • 10 Holidays & 9 paid days off to start

  • 10 Holidays & 14 paid days off after 1 year

  • 10 Holidays & 19 paid days off after 2 years

  • $1,200 per year in clothing allowance

  • Health, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance

  • PERF Retirement

  • Longevity Pay

  • Take-home vehicle program

  • Paid cell phone program


Apply Today! Drop off or send your completed application and supporting documents to: 


Garrett Police Department, 200 North Cowen Street, Garrett, Indiana 46738

Questions?? Email Cpt Pepple at or you may call 260-357-5151

Click Here for the application.

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