Additional Police Officer Incentives

The La Porte Police Department also offers:
  • Certificate Pay for Intermediate, Advanced, and Master Peace Officer
  • Compensatory (Comp.) Time accrued, up to 40 hours
  • Longevity Pay (Annual)
  • Educational Pay for any level Degree from an Accredited College
  • Educational Reimbursement Pay for those electing to attend college
  • Physical Fitness Incentive Pay (Annual)
  • Shift Differential Compensation (Evening and Night Shifts)
  • Special assignment pay for Field Training Officers, SWAT, and DOT
  • Take Home Car privileges based on seniority and assignment

Employee Benefits

For additional information on pay, leave, medical, retirement, and other benefits, please view the Employee Benefits Summary (PDF).