Apply to join the Ellensburg Police Department's Reserve Officer Program. We are currently accepting applications for the Spring 2023 Reserve Academy. Candidates must be 21 years of age, be able to pass an oral board interview, background investigation, and psychological and polygraph examinations.
The Ellensburg Police Department re-established its Reserve Officer Program in the spring of 2009. Reserve Officers have had a long history with the Ellensburg Police Department. The purpose of the Reserve Officer Program is to train and equip state certified Reserve Officers to augment full-time officers for patrol duties.