The Las Cruces Police Department will participate in a pair of recruiting events scheduled for the upcoming weekend.
On Saturday, Feb. 18, recruiters will be at the New Mexico State University women’s basketball game at the Pan American Center. Recruiters will set up on the north concourse beginning at 3 p.m. The Aggie basketball game begins at 4 p.m.
On Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 18 and 19, LCPD recruiters will be at Bassett Place in El Paso, 6101 Gateway Boulevard West. Recruiters will be at Bassett Place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day.
Prospective applicants and anyone interested in a career in law enforcement, or those who have questions about the Las Cruces Police Department’s academy, are encouraged to visit with a recruiter at either location.
LCPD has several hiring incentives for cadets that pay up to $25,000 during the first three years as an officer. Current law enforcement officers who would like to laterally transfer to LCPD can earn incentives up to $35,000, plus salary, in their first year.
More information is available online at CLCPD.com or prospective applicants can text JoinLCPD to 575-376-6817.