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  • Love Fund Thanks Community
    Monday, July 28, 2014
    The Key West Police Department wants to thank the community for making Saturday’s benefit for Sgt. Eric Biskup a great success. The event raised over $10,000 to help with medical and living expense
  • New Officer Sworn In
    Tuesday, July 15, 2014
    Key West Police Chief Donie Lee today swore in the department's newest officer. Officer Jesse Hammers graduated from Key West High School...
  • Detective Peters Honored
    Monday, July 14, 2014
    Key West Police Chief Donie Lee recognized Detective Tiffini Peters for her five years of service to the Key West Police Department.
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The Key West Police Department is anequal opportunity employer
The Key West Police Department is a full time Law Enforcement agency serving over 30,000 residents daily, offering careers in Law Enforcement and Civilian Support Positions.

The Key West Police Department is currently accepting applications for Certified* or immediately Certifiable* individuals in the state of Florida.

What does Certified* or immediately Certifiable* Mean?

A certified applicant is an individual who has completed a course of study approved by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, Division of Criminal Justice Standards and Training in Law Enforcement, and has successfully completed the state exam.
What If I Am A Certified Police Officer, Deputy Sheriff, Or Correctional Officer In Another State?
To find out what is necessary to meet Florida Certification Requirements, contact Florida Department of Law Enforcement, Division of Criminal Justice Standards and Training, P.O. Box 1489, Tallahassee, Florida 32301, you may call (850) 410-8600, or visit their website at
http://www.fdle.state.fl.us/Content/CJST/Menu/Officer-Requirements-Main-Page/how-to-become-an-officer.aspx
What If My Career In The Military Was In Corrections Or Law Enforcement?
In many cases you may be eligible to take a two-week compliance course, which will allow you to take the Florida State Exam. You may call the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, Division of Criminal Justice Standards and Training at (850) 410-8600 to determine if you meet the requirements.