Becoming An Officer

Benefits Package

Graduation

The Columbus Division of Police offers an attractive and competitive benefits package:

  • Paid Training – At our non-residential training academy.

  • College Tuition Reimbursement – After 1 year of service.

  • Life Insurance – $100,000 paid to the officer’s estate.

  • Health Insurance – Covers officer and family at a cost of $51.84 per month for single coverage and $185.48 for family coverage.

  • Vision Care and Dental Plan – After 1 year of service.

  • Health & Fitness Incentive (In-house Fitness Facilities).

  • Leave Time – Vacation, Holiday, Sick, Family and Military.

  • Fraternal Order of Police (F.O.P.) Union Representation.