The Grand Junction Police Department serves the City of Grand Junction, Colorado. It is the largest city in Western Colorado, and is therefore a trade and transportation center for Western Colorado and eastern Utah. The Grand Junction area is known for its year-round recreational opportunities, which are in close proximity to the city.
Police Officer (Certified and Certified Laterals)
Police Officer Testing Process Tools
Have you already turned in your application? Ready to start preparing for the testing process? Help prepare yourself by visiting our GJPD Applicant Testing Process page. There you will find helpful tools, including:
*a City Hall parking meter map (testing takes place at City Hall located at 250 N. 5th Street)
*the physical ability course description
*a map to the physical ability course location (Lincoln Park Barn)
Ride Along Requests
To request a ride along with a Grand Junction Police Officer, print and fill out this form, then bring the form and your valid driver's license to 555 Ute Ave. Applicants must pass a background check before receiving permission to ride with our officers, so please return your application at least one week before the date you request for your ride along.
To enforce the law, safeguard our community,
and enhance its quality of life through the
prevention, investigation, and reduction of crime