Valparaiso Police News
Valparaiso Police Chief Mike Brickner
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Follow the Valparaiso Police on Twitter @ Valparaisopd
The Valparaiso Police starting today, Monday November 17th will be providing information through twitter for individuals wishing to sign-up and following the Valparaiso Police Department on Twitter.
Information being tweeted out from the Valparaiso Police Department will typically be public safety or general information regarding an ongoing situation/incident when immediate information is needed to be provided to the general public, for example-road closures due to a crash or police incident scene.
Twitter will be just another source of information available to the general public. The Valparaiso Police Department will continue to use their website, Facebook page, Tip411 Alerts, Youtube and through their email notification system to distribute community information.
Applications Being Accepted for Police OfficerAugust 22, 2016
The Valparaiso Police Department is accepting applications for individuals seeking a career in law enforcement. Application packets are available at the Valparaiso Police Department, located at, 355 S. Washington St. A complete application packet can also be downloaded from the department’s website at www.valparaisopolice.org and returned to the department by mail.
The minimum requirements needed to apply are: must be 21yrs of age or older; hold a high school degree or GED; be a United States Citizen; posses a valid driver’s license and have no prior felony arrests. For more information about the position including a job description, log onto; www.valparaisopolice.org and click on employment opportunities.
All applications must be completed and returned to the department by Friday September 30th at 6:00 p.m. Please no telephone inquiries. The City of Valparaiso and the Valparaiso Police Department are Equal Opportunity Employers.