Visit here for more information on COVID-19, including the public health orders, Breckenridge specific updates, business and community resources, and testing information. 

Hiring and Eligibility Requirements

Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option

• 21 years of age.CSO Fritz, Kruse, Crutchley, Sare, Coffin

•High school diploma or GED and a minimum of 60 - 90 hours of higher education at an accredited college or university.

• Valid Colorado driver’s license at time of appointment. 

• Possess a current Colorado Peace Officer Standards and Training (P.O.S.T.) certification or be eligible for certification. Eligibility for Colorado POST certification for out-of-state applicants with prior police training from a state or federal jurisdiction is governed by current Colorado statutes and Colorado POST regulations. POST can be contacted at 303-866-5692,  via email at , or visit the P.O.S.T. web page.
All finalists for Police Officer positions must be able to successfully pass a structured hiring and training process that may include, but is not limited to the following:


  •     Initial application process
  •     "Ride along" with a member of the department
  •     Oral interview board
  •     Integrity interview
  •     Polygraph examination
  •     Psychological Testing 
  •     Background investigation
  •     Successful completion of the department's PTO program. 

See "Recruitment Process" for more detailed information. 


Spartan Officers-Sare, Johnson, Buffy, Perez