We are accepting applications for Florida Certified Officers only.  Applicants are not required to have any experience prior to application.

Certified Officers with experience may start at $71,134.00

See the Police Officer employment information page link at the bottom of the page for salary and benefits as well as the application and the CJSTC Waiver form 58.

Please include copies of the following documents along with your application:

  • birth certificate
  • Social Security card
  • High School Diploma ( GED)
  • College certificate and transcript, if applicable
  • Florida or current resident state’s driver’s license
  • DD214 ( When prior Military)
  • Naturalization Papers when not American Born Citizen
  • Proof of Law Enforcement Certification

All testing at the Broward Institute of Public safety is required.  Current CJBAT, Motor skills and Swim Test should be attached to the application. See the link below.


The Training Sergeant serves as the Department Liaison for all recruiting and hiring. For questions about employment opportunities and job qualifications, you may email him at coh@lighthousepoint.com.

The City of Lighthouse Point is a Smoke Free/Drug Free Workplace. The City does not hire individuals who now use or have used tobacco products within the last twelve (12) months.  ( You may apply after the 12 month period has expired) Applicants offered employment will be required to satisfactorily complete a drug screen, a reference check, and may be subject to additional job-related testing and requirements. EOE/ADA

Click here for Dispatcher salary, benefits, and application information.

Click here for Police Officer Salary, benefits, and application information.

Click here for School Crossing Guard, salary, job description and application information.