Peace Officer Careers

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Minimum requirements to become a Correctional
Peace Officer

  • U.S. citizenship (or application)

  • Must be at least 21 years old

  • U.S. high school diploma/GED

  • Good physical condition

  • No felony convictions

  • Eligible to own/possess a firearm