Sioux Falls Police Department Looks To Hire New Officers

The Sioux Falls Police Department is looking to hire new officers.

Those looking to join the department would begin in February. Entrance exams to become an officer will be held monthly, starting on Oct. 24.

“We have an excellent department and are looking for new officers who will work with us to fulfill that mission,” says Sioux Falls Police Chief Matt Burns.

To apply, go to to complete an application. Then complete a civil service exam. Requirements for the job are listed on the site as well.

The City of Sioux Falls is one of the top 10 largest employers in the city, with nearly 1,200 full-time employees. Nearly 20 percent of these employees are a part of the police department.