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East Wenatchee Police Department

  • Contact Information

    East Wenatchee Police Department
    271 9th Street NE
    East Wenatchee,, Washington 98802
    Phone: 509-884-9511
    Department Website

Agency Added: 02/28/2006 | Last updated: 01/22/2019

Community Information

East Wenatchee is situated at the foot of the Cascade mountains in central Washington. Cultural diversity is an important component of this community. The economy is heavily influenced by agriculture, industry, tourism, and retail. With four distinct seasons, the valley is an ideal recreational destination.

Department Information

Twenty-one (21) commissioned officers and three (3) support staff make up this progressive and pro-active accredited department.

Area Information

  • Population Size: 13,400
  • County: Douglas

Agency Requirements:

Category Requirement Required at time of..
Test Hire
Minimum Age 21 X  
US Citizen/Lawful Permanent Resident US Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident. X  
High School Grad/ GED Yes X  
Driver's License Required Yes, valid WA State Driver's License or ability to obtain one upon hire.   X
Felony Conviction(s) as an Adult None X  
Felony Conviction(s) as a Juvenile None. X  
Ability to Read & Write the English Language Yes X  
Vision Requirements 20/20 or correctable to 20/20 by adequate lenses. X  
Basic Law Enforcement Academy Certification Must successfully graduate from the Washington State Criminal Justice Training Basic Law Enforcement Academy after hire.    
Other Candidates must successfully pass the Physical Fitness and Abilities Test for this agency.

This agency allows out of state testing.
Multiple Scores from Same Applicant We consider all the scores from the same applicant    
Multiple Scores From Same Applicant We consider all scores from the same applicant    

Current Hiring Status

The eligibility list is a continuous listing and maintained as scores are received from PST with oral board interviews conducted on an as-needed basis. Vacancies are filled by Civil Service "rule of three" with the top three candidates forwarded to the appointing authority for background investigation and selection as vacancies occur.

Number of Current Vacancies: 0

Salary Information


$4,588.98 month trainee.

$5,276.37 month after academy, Police Officer 3nd Class

$6,185.93 month, Police Officer 2nd Class

$6,689.60 month, Police Officer 1st Class 


Benefit Information

Holidays, vacation, medical/dental/vision, longevity pay, clothing allowance, shift differential, union membership and representation.