Employment Opportunities with the Casa Grande Police Department
A. Except as provided in subsection (C) or (D), a person shall meet the following minimum qualifications before being appointed to or attending an academy:
4. Undergo a complete background investigation that meets the standards of R13-4-106. A person may begin an academy before the results of the fingerprint check are returned. However, the academy shall not graduate the person and the Board shall not reimburse the academy for the person’s training expenses until a qualifying fingerprint check return is obtained;
5. Undergo a medical examination that meets the standards of R13-4-107 within one year before appointment. An agency may make a conditional offer of appointment before the medical examination. If the medical examination is conducted more than 180 days before appointment, the person shall submit a written statement indicating that the person’s medical condition has not changed since the examination;
19. Not have been convicted of or adjudged to have violated traffic regulations governing the movement of vehicles with a frequency within the past three years that indicates a disrespect for traffic laws or a disregard for the safety of other persons on the highway;
The City of Casa Grande is a growing community of over 50,000 residents located half-way between the Phoenix and Tucson metropolitan areas. Casa Grande offers the slower pace of a rural lifestyle with the amenities of a large city only a 30 minute drive away.
Average housing costs are $40,000-$50,000 less than the Phoenix/Chandler area.
Salary for a Police Recruit ranges from $45,192 – $62,319
Salary for an Arizona POST Certified Lateral appointment normally ranges from $49,480 – $68,358
Annual Sick Leave Buy-Back up to 32 Hours.
4-Day Work Schedule.
All Uniforms/Equipment Provided
(Weapon, Vest, Gear Bags)
Abundant Off-Duty Security Work.
The Casa Grande Police Department consists of 80 Sworn Officers in a variety of assignments:
Traffic (motorcycle) Enforcement
Critical Accident Investigation Team
Criminal Investigations Division
Pinal Regional S.W.A.T. Team
For other questions about employment with the Casa Grande Police Department, you can contact Sgt. B. Ramirez at (520)421-8700 Ext. 6841