Schererville Police Department Emergency Hire Announcement: April 11, 2022 - May 11, 2022

April 11, 2022 02:34 PM

The Town of Schererville Board of Safety seeks to hire suitable State of Indiana certified police applicants to immediately serve as police officers for the Town of Schererville, subject to all applicable state statutes and guidelines required by, the Indiana Public Employment Retirement Fund for Police Officers (INPRS).

The Schererville Police Department will be accepting applications for police officer beginning Monday April 11, 2022 at 4:00 P.M. The application must be submitted by Wednesday May 11, 2022 at 4:00 P.M. Applicants that qualify can obtain an application from the Town of Schererville website by clicking here:

Completed applications must be submitted via e-mail to Deputy Chief Steven McNamara at ( All required documents must be submitted upon request.


  • 2022 Probationary starting salary $54,557.36
  • (2022 1st class patrolman salary $67,957.76)
  • Clothing allowance $1,339.00 after first year
  • Take home vehicle with guidelines
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental / Vision
  • 12 Hr. Patrol Shifts
  • Patrol equipped with SUVs
  • Longevity pay up to $1,800.00
  • Vacation / Holidays   

Lateral hires may be waived to 1st Class Patrolman upon completion of one year of service. This is subject to Board of Safety approval. If there are any questions, please contact Deputy Chief Steven McNamara at the police department 219-322-5000 or email

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