The City of Hempstead Police Department

Basic Employment Information for

Fulltime and Reserve Officers are the same

Reserves are required to work 16 hours per month. 

Application and Instructions 




DATE:                                    October 24, 2015




NATURE OF WORK:           Generalized law enforcement and public safety work in the prevention of

crime, protection of lifeand property, and apprehension of criminal offenders.


HOURS:                                Various shifts.


WORK LOCATION:              Hempstead Police Department

                                                                 1015 11th Street, Hempstead, TX  77445


                   EDUCATION:                        Graduation from an accredited high school or a G.E.D. equivalency diploma



REQUIREMENTS:                -    Graduation from a police academy

         -          TCOLE certified basic peace officer license

         -          Valid Texas Driver's License with good driving record.


CLOSING DATE:                  Open until filled.


HOW TO APPLY:                  Submit a completed City of Hempstead EmploymentApplication and additional

                                              required documentation to the Hempstead Police Department.  All completed

                                              applications need to be delivered in person or mailed to:


                                                                                                 City of Hempstead

              Hempstead Police Department

                                                            1015 11th Street

                                                            Hempstead , TX   77445