Hiring - Police Officer

Southern Regional Police Department – York County, Pennsylvania

Southern Regional Police Department, York County, Pennsylvania is seeking a highly motivated and qualified applicant for the position of Police Officer. 

Benefits include (but are not limited to):

Competitive Salary and Benefits Package, Paid Vacations and Holidays, Health Insurance, Advancement and Training Opportunities, Specialized Units to include: K9 Unit, County QRT (SWAT), Bike Patrol, Motorcycle Patrol, and Criminal Investigations. 

To Apply:

Submit a resume to info@srpd.us or fax to 717-235-1609.  Selected applicants will be supplied a background packet to complete.

Required Initial Qualifications:  

  • Officers, at the time of their appointment, must be at least 21 years of age.
  • Applicants considered for employment must be of good moral character.
  • Applicants must be physically and psychologically able to perform the duties of the position of police officer, as per the job description.
  • Officers, at the time of their appointment, must possess a valid driver’s license.
  • Applicants must possess visual acuity acceptable for performing all functions and responsibilities of a Police Officer (MPOETC Standards).
  • Applicants must possess a diploma from an accredited high school or graduate equivalency diploma.
  • Applicants must pass a background investigation, polygraph examination, physical agility, medical and psychological evaluation and credit check.
  • Applicants must have graduated, or currently be attending a basic police academy Act-120 with a graduation date before July 2022 (or certified officer out of state with eligibility for out of state waiver) See link below for out of state waiver information


  • Applicants must be a United States citizen.
  • Applicants may not have any disqualifying criminal offense as defined by MPOETC under Title 37 §203.1.
  • Department regulations requires 25-mile residency requirement to be met within 6 months after hire date. 

Resumes are due July 5, 2022 by 5:00PM.

Southern Regional Police Department

47 E. High St.

New Freedom, PA 17349