"Service to the Community"
The Forsyth Police Department serves the community in all law enforcement matters. “Service to the Community” is more than our motto, it is a daily reminder of whom and why we serve.
Our dedicated police officers strive to serve the citizens and visitors of the City of Forsyth with the utmost integrity and fairness.
It is my honor and pleasure to be a member of the Forsyth Police Department. My goal is to provide the community with the best law enforcement services available. As the chief of the Forsyth Police Department, I haven an 'open door' policy and make myself available to anyone with a question or concern. Thank you for visiting our web page and I encourage you to contact our department with your questions or any matter that requires law enforcement attention.
Chief Patrick Gray
Non-Emergency 417- 546-3731 or 417 546-4763
15405 US Highway 160, PO Box 545 Forsyth, Missouri 65653
The City of Forsyth, located in scenic Taney County, Missouri, is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. We are located just 15 minutes from entertainment mecca Branson, Missouri.
Who are we looking for?
We are seeking career-minded applicants who are looking for a law enforcement position on a police department with a family-like atmosphere.
What qualifications are we looking for?
Minimum qualifications include high school graduate or GED, at least 21 years of age, Class A or B Missouri POST certification, valid Missouri driver’s license, no pending or felony convictions or domestic violence-related misdemeanor convictions. Candidates should possess the ability to follow directives from supervisors, be able to enforce city ordinances and state laws and effectively respond to calls for service.
What do we offer?
Starting wage is $19.50 per hour plus generous benefits. Employee benefits include paid vacation, 96 hours of paid holidays, 80 hours of earned sick time, department paid training, LAGERS retirement program and employer-paid health insurance.
How to apply
Applications can be obtained by printing and completing our application, available by clicking the box below, or may be picked up in person at 15405 US Hwy 160 in Forsyth, Missouri. For any questions, contact us by telephone at 417-546-4763.
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