Police Recruiting


Testing for the City of St. Cloud will be conducted on a needs basis. All tests will begin promptly at 9:00 am and will be held at the Public Safety Complex building:

4700 Neptune Road
St. Cloud, FL 34769

Police Officer Employment Process


Initial police officer applications are accepted when the position is posted utilizing the city's online employment application. You can submit an online employment application in person at the Human

Resources lobby:

1300 9th Street
Building B, 3rd Floor
St. Cloud, FL 34769

Minimum Requirements

Each applicant must meet the following requirements at the time of testing:

  • Be a citizen of the United States
  • Be a high school graduate or equivalent
  • Be at least 20 years of age
  • Completion of minimum standard training courses as set by the Florida Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission is preferred
  • Have a valid Florida driver’s license, and able to be insured by the city’s insurance carrier
  • Have good moral character
  • Never have received a dishonorable discharge from any of the Armed Forces of the United States
  • Not have been convicted of any felony or a misdemeanor involving perjury or false statement