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The City of Columbia, Illinois is currently seeking applicants for a Police Officer position. Applicants must be 21-35 years of age (some exceptions per state law) with a minimum of 64 hours of college credit. Residency is required within six months of hire, however you may apply for a six month extension for a total of one year. Applications can be obtained in person at City Hall, 208 South Rapp, Columbia IL 62236 or you may email firstname.lastname@example.org to request an application packet be emailed to you directly. Applications must be received by December 9, 2019 at 4:30PM. The City of Columbia application that is offered on this page is not the necessary application for the Board of Police Commissioners - please do not submit that form or your application will be considered incomplete. The physical agility test and written examination is scheduled for December 21, 2019.