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Navajo Police Training Academy

 

Upcoming Recruit Drives

When: Saturday, January 21, 2023
Location: Navajo Police Training Academy
5244 Academy Boulevard, Chinle, Arizona 86503
Time: 9:00 a.m. (DST)

When: Saturday, February 18, 2023
Location: Navajo Police Training Academy
5244 Academy Boulevard, Chinle, Arizona 86503
Time: 9:00 a.m. (DST)

When: Saturday, March 18, 2023
Location: Navajo Police Training Academy
5244 Academy Boulevard, Chinle, Arizona 86503
Time: 9:00 a.m. (DST)

Salary & Benefits
  • - Salary while in the Academy: $24.31/hr. ($50,759.28)
  • - Salary upon graduating from the Academy: $24.94/ hr. ($52,074.72)
  • - A Certificate of Law Enforcement (30 credits) through Navajo Technical University
  • - Health benefits: Medical, Prescription Drug, Vision Care, Dental Care, Traditional Practitioner, Short term Disability, Emergency Room Care, Hearing Loss, Sleep Disorder, Counseling Services for Employee & Dependents, Life Insurance
  • - 401K Savings
  • - Navajo Nation Retirement Plan
  • - Annual Leave Accrual - Unlimited Sick Leave Accrual
  • - Compensatory Time Accrual
  • - Holiday Pay and Overtime - Native Traditional Healing Benefits
  • - Art & Craft Payroll Deduction
Speciality Unit Opportunities
  • - S.W.A.T. (Special Weapons and Tactics)
  • - K-9 Unit
  • - Pro-Active Crime Enforcement
  • - Traffic Enforcement Unit
  • - Field Training Officer
  • - Navajo Nation Department of Criminal Investigations
  • - General Instructor
  • - Defensive Tactics Instructor
  • - Firearms Instructor
  • - Physical Fitness Instructor
  • - Recruiter
  • - Use of Force Instructor
  • - High Risk Stop Instructor
  • - Driving Instructor
  • - Recruit Training Officer
  • - Navajo Police Training Academy
  • - Internal Affairs
  • - S.O.R.N.A. (Sex Offenders Registration and Notification Act)
Requirements
  • - Must be at least 21 years old prior to graduation from the Academy.
  • - Be physically and mentally fit.
  • - Must have a High School diploma or GED certificate.
  • - Must be a United States citizen.
  • - No Felony convictions.
  • - No Misdemeanor convictions within 3 years prior to appointment.
  • - No domestic violence conviction.
  • - No excessive traffic citations.
  • - Have not been dishonorably discharged from the United States Armed Forces.
Lateral Police Officer Information:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • - Favorable Background Check.
  • - Current certification: Must hold a valid certification. In good standing or eligible to retain at hire.
  • - Medical requirement: Must submit a physical examination by certified physician.
  • - Driving Record: Favorable driving record/history.
  • - Drug Test: Must submit a 10-panel drug test from a certified physician.
  • - Psychological Examination.
  • - Must be able to pass Fire arms in day and night handgun qualifications with Judgmental.
  • - Must complete Field Training Program and a one-year probation after Field Training.
  • - Provide letter of Recognition/Achievement.

Contact Information

 

Sgt. Lucy Dan,
Navajo Police Training Academy
lucydan@navajo-nsn.gov
 (928) 637-3821

Rodney Nez,
Adjudicator
rodneynez@navajo-nsn.gov
 (928) 380-9480

Sgt. Robert Williams,
Navajo Police Training Academy
rgwilliams@navajo-nsn.gov
 (928) 637-3980

Grant Skeet,
Background Investigator
grantskeet@navajo-nsn.gov
 (928) 679-5854

 

Karla Morgan,
Background Investigator
karlamorgan@navajo-nsn.gov
 (928) 380-6110

Academy Location

Navajo Police Academy
5244 Academy Blvd.
Chinle, Arizona 86503

  928-674-2520
  928-674-2522

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Navajo POST Rules and Regulation


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