The. Mt. Vernon Police Department is currently accepting applications for Telecommunicator (911 Dispatch) until December 18th, 2020. You can download the application below. Please return the completed application and release to the City of Mt. Vernon, 1100 Main St, Mt. Vernon, IL 62864.
The MVPD is not currently accepting applications for new police officers who have no previous law enforcement experience. On average, the MVPD test every year during the late summer or fall. Our last test was in August of 2020.
The MVPD will post on the website, Facebook, and local news when we accept new police officer applications.
The MVPD accepts lateral applications for those who have law enforcement experience on an ongoing basis.