Los Gatos

Police Officer Pre-Service

Law Enforcement
$101,920.00-$123,885.00 Annually



The Town of Los Gatos is currently accepting applications for the position of Police Officer- Pre-Service.  


The recruitment is open until filled.  To be considered for this opportunity, applicants must submit an employment application, resume and a cover letter. A resume will not substitute for the proper completion of your application.


The Department

The Town of Los Gatos and City of Monte Sereno communities have a combined population of about 34,000 residents who enjoy a high quality of life with low crime rates.  The Los Gatos Monte Sereno Police Department is Comprised of 59 sworn and civilian personnel  and over 50 community volunteers.  The members of the LGMS Police Department work hard to provide a full range of services and are committed to providing the highest quality service to our residents, businesses and visitors.   We are proud of the relationship with our community and are constantly solidifying that relationship through partnerships, collaboration and our individual contacts.  The Police Department’s vision include:


· Building a highly competent, professional police department. 


· Building community relationships. 


· Engaging in community problem solving.   


Our ultimate goal is to know everyone in the community. 


The Community

Nestled in the base of the majestic Santa Cruz mountains, located about 60 miles south of San Francisco, Los Gatos offers a small town charm with a high level of community pride.  With an approximate population of 31,000, Los Gatos is a unique community offering natural beauty that inspires a healthy lifestyle.  Los Gatos has a strong economic presence, with an award-winning downtown that offers unique shopping and dining as well as local and regional favorites.





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