ISP seeking top-notch troopers

The Idaho State Police (ISP) is actively seeking qualified and driven individuals to join our team of dedicated men and women who safeguard the residents of Idaho. Embark on a fulfilling career in law enforcement with ISP, where the freedom to serve across our great state awaits.

As Idaho’s statewide full-service law enforcement agency, ISP is renowned for its unwavering commitment to highway safety, traffic enforcement, criminal investigations, K-9 operations, Domestic Highway Enforcement, Commercial Vehicle Safety, and Alcohol Beverage Control.

Lieutenant Colonel Sheldon Kelley says ISP is an enticing career choice for those interested in law enforcement or seasoned professionals seeking increased freedom and benefits. ISP troopers have opportunities to serve statewide, work in various specialty positions, and receive cutting-edge training with state-of-the-art equipment as they progress in their careers.

ISP troopers enjoy various benefits, including continued education, excellent health and retirement, and the flexibility to choose their preferred living locations. Lieutenant Colonel Bill Gardiner emphasizes, “Our troopers enjoy unique opportunities not found elsewhere, coupled with comprehensive benefits that make ISP an ideal place to build a service career. We prioritize creating a supportive and enriching work environment, ensuring our people thrive.”

Colonel Kedrick Wills underscores, “The heart of working at ISP lies in the camaraderie among our dedicated team members. Despite the challenging work, the bonds we form foster a positive workplace, which helps us recognize our pivotal role in creating safer environments. This is more than a job; it’s a commitment to making a meaningful difference in the lives of those we serve.”

To learn more about opportunities at ISP, contact your local District office and speak with a recruiter.
-Northern Idaho – Coeur d’Alene (District 1): 208-209-8620
-Central Idaho – Lewiston (District 2): 208-750-9300
-Southwest Idaho – Meridian (District 3): 208-884-7360
-Southern Idaho – Jerome (District 4): 208-324-6000
-Southeastern Idaho – Pocatello (District 5): 208-239-9800
-Eastern Idaho – Idaho Falls (District 6): 208-528-3401

Applications for trooper positions will be accepted until February 27. Interested candidates can find additional information and apply here. The next Academy Class is scheduled to begin in June, with additional testing dates for invited applicants starting in early spring.

Join our dynamic team of dedicated professionals and make a difference in your community. Serve with us.