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Part-time Law Enforcement Officer

Occupation Part-time Law Enforcement Officer
Agency Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board
Phone 217.782.4540
Job Description An individual who is a part-time employee (less than 1,560 hours per year, as set by the board administrative rule) of a local governmental agency and who is primarily responsible for the prevention or detection of crime and the enforcement of the criminal, drug, traffic, or highway laws of this state.
Statute Public Act 89-170
Type of Regulation Certification
Number Regulated Unknown
Age 21
Education/Experience High school diploma or equivalent. Some departments require some college.
Exam Law Enforcement Officer Certification Examination
Exam Type Written
Administered After successful completion of basic recruit training in an Academy
Exam Fee None
Passing Criteria 66%
Repeats Three
Continuing Education No requirement
Citizenship Possibly required by employer
Note Licensure requirements, licensure fees, examination fees and exam administration are subject to change.
Application Fee NA
License Fee
Renewal Fee NA
Reinstatement Fee NA
License Period Lifetime
Reciprocity/Endorsement Yes