Police Officer

The Rowlett Police Department is hiring certified police officers!

Applicants must have completed a TCOLE Basic Course in Applied Police Science and passed the TCOLE peace officer licensing exam. We have a lateral program that gives experienced officers credit for up to five years of service. Details are available at: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/rowlett/jobs/2219085/police-officer?pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs 

About Our Department

The Rowlett Police Department is an innovative department with an authorized force of 92 sworn positions. The officers are equipped with the latest in high-tech equipment including touchscreen mobile computers, patrol rifles and in-car digital video cameras.


For salary information and a complete list of our benefits please visit our Human Resources page.

Certification Pay

Officers receive additional supplemental pay based on their level of TCOLE Certification.

  • Intermediate TCOLE Certification $50 per month
  • Advanced TCOLE Certification $75 per month
  • Master TCOLE Certification $150 per month