Becoming a Rio Rancho Police Officer


To apply for a Police Officer position at the City of Rio Rancho, you must:  

  • be 21 years of age or older
  • be a U.S. citizen
  • possess a high school diploma or GED
  • have no felony convictions

If you are applying for a position through the lateral process, RRPD now offers an incentive of up to ten years credit (year for year) to your starting salary. This is for certified officers only.  

View and apply for positions.