Bellevue Nebraska Police Department | Join BPD

The Bellevue Police Department invites you to apply to become a part of its professional organization. Testing occurs in the spring and fall each year. Applicants may register anytime for the next hiring process by clicking the button below.

The Bellevue Police Department offers:

  • A chance to earn an excellent salary
  • Full medical benefits for the entire family
  • An opportunity to make an important contribution to your community
  • A career which is based on service, integrity, and pride

Job opportunities within the department include:

  • Uniformed Patrol
  • Narcotics / Fugitive / Gang Enforcement
  • Bicycle Patrol
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Youth Services / Child Crimes
  • Special Services Unit
  • School Resource Officer
  • Motorcycle Patrol
  • S.W.A.T. Team
  • K9 Handler

The Bellevue Police Department utilizes the latest in law enforcement equipment, and supports a continued training program that is on the cutting edge in the police profession.


Applicants should possess at least a high school diploma or GED and be at least 21 years old at the time of academy graduation. Applicants should have no felony or serious misdemeanor arrests, be physically fit, and be of good moral character. A college degree is preferred, but not mandatory. Military service is also given consideration. The Bellevue Police Department is an equal opportunity employer.

For more information on career opportunities as a sworn law enforcement officer with the Bellevue Police Department, contact the Office of Professional Standards at:

Bellevue Police Department
Office of Professional Standards
1510 Wall Street
Bellevue, NE 68005