Police Cadet Campus IUPUI - Indianapolis Department Courtesy Listing (
Posted on Dec 9, 2018 by Indiana University
Cadets work closely with faculty, staff, students, and visitors, from diverse backgrounds.
Cadets observe and report suspicious activity, can approach individuals and enforce university policy without compromising personal safety, and must call for sworn officer to detain or arrest. Cadets do not have police authority. Cadets who successfully perform their duties and maintain academic standards, as demonstrated by a GPA of 2.3, for one academic year, will then be given all police training required of a law enforcement officer of the State of Indiana, including attendance in the IU Police Academy. Upon graduation from the Academy, the cadet is then commissioned as a Police Officer.
REQUIRED: Be a full-time student at Indiana University with at least two years remaining in their academic studies and with a minimum accumulative GPA of 2.3.
Possess a valid driver?s license with the ability to be insured by Indiana University.
Strong interpersonal skills. Ability to effectively communicate and exchange information with others from diverse backgrounds and work in a team environment. Ability to work effectively and professionally in extremely adverse and stressful situations. Ability to discern suspicious situations. Possess basic knowledge of computers and word processing/email/database software systems.
Note: To enter the Academy, eligibility requirements state cadet must be at least 21 years of age.
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