Out of State Applications

I am a certified peace officer in another state, do I still have to attend the police academy?
Yes, the Columbus Police Department will require you to attend the entire Police Academy, regardless of your peace officer certification (other than Georgia...
Sun, Jan 5, 2020 at 5:27 PM
Do you accept out of state applications?
Yes, we accept out of state applications. Ready to apply? Please click here to submit your application.
Sun, Nov 25, 2018 at 9:23 PM
I don't live in Columbus, Georgia. Can I still become a Columbus Police Officer?
Yes, we accept applications from out of town and out of state applicants.
Mon, May 14, 2018 at 11:12 AM
How many times will I travel to Columbus, Georgia during the hiring process?
In most cases, all out of town applicants will travel to Columbus, Georgia twice during the hiring process.
Sun, Jan 26, 2020 at 8:21 PM