Additional Police Officer Incentives

The La Porte Police Department also offers:
  • Bi-Weekly Certificate Pay for Intermediate $46.15 , Advanced $57.69, and Master Peace Officer $69.23
  • Compensatory (Comp.) Time accrued, up to 40 hours
  • Longevity Pay (Annual)
  • Educational Pay for any level Degree from an Accredited College, Associates $46.15 , Bachelors $57.69, and Masters $69.23
  • 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).