The Elyria Police Department Auxiliary is currently recruiting for the position of Auxiliary Officer.  Auxiliary officers assist the department in the areas of Patrol, Corrections, Records and Special Details.  For example Traffic control, High School Events and other details.  Officers complete a training course involving Police Procedures, Laws and Ordinances of the City of Elyria and the State of Ohio, Self-Defense and Firearms.

The requirements for an Auxiliary Officer are the following:

  • Must be 19 years of age or older.
  • Must have High School Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Must have a Valid Drivers License.
  • Must pass background examination.

Candidates meeting above requirements may apply in person at the Elyria Police Department.

Any questions regarding the Auxiliary please contact: