Jackson County's "Safer at Home" Recovery Plan which provides guidelines for reopening is now in effect. Stay up to date on the guidelines and local information at cityofLS.net/coronavirus.

Careers

The Lee's Summit Police Department offers many sworn and civilian employment opportunities in the following areas:

  • Police Officer
  • Police Services Officer (front desk)
  • Dispatcher
  • Records Clerk
  • Secretarial
  • Animal Control Officer
  • Animal Control Shelter Attendant
  • Detention Officer
  • Facility Services

The Police Department offers a variety of ways to serve in its specialized units and opportunities for advancement and professional development.

  • Bicycle officer
  • Field Training Officer
  • Motorcycle Officer
  • Detective
  • Bomb Technician
  • Crisis Intervention Team
  • Emergency Services Squad
  • DWI Enforcement Officer
  • Community Interaction Officer
  • School Resource Officer
  • DARE Officer
  • Special Investigations Unit
  • Multi-Jurisdictional Task Force Officer
  • Computer Forensics Detective
  • Honor Guard Detail
  • Drone Operator
  • Peer Support Team
  • Training Coordinator
  • Rangemaster
  • Drug Recognition Expert
  • Hostage Negotiator
  • Defensive Tactics Instructor
  • Firearms Training Instructor
  • Drivers Training Instructor
  • Polygraph examiner
  • Accident reconstructionist
  • Metro Squad Homicide Investigator
  • Police K-9 Officer
  • Crime Reduction Team