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Apr
26
Sat
Prescription Drug Take-Back
Prescription Drug Take-Back
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Prescription Drug Take-Back
  On Saturday, April 26th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Richmond Heights Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its eighth opportunity in three years to prevent pill abuse and theft[...]
May
7
Wed
Walk N Talk – 1100 Block of Ralp...
Walk N Talk – 1100 Block of Ralp...
May 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Walk N Talk - 1100 Block of Ralph Terrace @ Richmond Heights | Missouri | United States
The Richmond Heights Police Department would like to invite you to come outside and meet a Richmond Heights Police Officer, walking your neighborhood.  An officer will be in your neighborhood, to meet residents.  This is[...]
Aug
8
Fri
PACT Unit Golf Tournament @ Forest Park Golf Course
PACT Unit Golf Tournament @ Forest Park Golf Course
Aug 8 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
PACT Unit Golf Tournament @ Forest Park Golf Course | St. Louis | Missouri | United States
On Friday, August 8th, the Richmond Heights Police Department will be hosting its 17th annual golf tournament. The tournament is to raise money for several community policing programs. This unit, called P.A.C.T. (Police and Community[...]

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Position Announcement

POLICE OFFICER

RICHMOND HEIGHTS POLICE DEPARTMENT

 Starting Salary:  $49,364                                                                                            Pay Grade:  6

This is a full-time, benefit-eligible position which includes a full range of benefits including paid vacation, paid sick leave, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and employee health, dental, life, disability, and pension programs.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Performs duties to protect life and property, including patrol, conveyance, investigation, service, and enforcement functions, or special response team officers.  A full job description is available here.

REQUIREMENTS:

Successful candidates will perform the duties of basic patrolman.  Applicants must be 21 years old, possess a valid Drivers License and a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university.  State of Missouri Class A P.O.S.T. Certification (640 hours) from an accredited Public Safety Academy is also required.

TO APPLY: 

Submit a City of Richmond Heights online employment application and a signed copy of the job description either as an attachment in the online application, in-person, by mail, or via fax.  Applications are available at http://richmondheights.applicantpro.com/jobs/College transcripts and verification of P.O.S.T. certification are required (scanned copies may be included as an attachment in the online application).  No exceptions will be made.


Application deadline is:  Monday, May 12, 2014

Testing for this position is slated for Thursday, May 22nd at 6:00 p.m.


The City of Richmond Heights is an equal opportunity employer.  In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.  The City of Richmond Heights is a drug and alcohol free work place.  A pre-employment drug screen and background check is required for all positions.  Additional pre-employment testing may be required for certain positions.

It is the policy of the City of Richmond Heights not to discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, religion, sex or disability except where specific age, sex or physical requirement constitute a bona fide occupational qualification.

EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Initiative

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On Saturday, April 26th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Richmond Heights Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its eighth opportunity in three years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.  Bring your medications for disposal to either of the two Richmond Heights locations listed below.  The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.

Date:

Saturday, April 26th, 2014 (10am – 2pm)

Locations:

The Heights
8001 Dale Avenue, Richmond Heights, MO  63117 (click for MAP)
Time: 10am – 2pm

Richmond Heights Public Safety Building (front lobby)
7447 Dale Avenue, Richmond Heights, MO  63117 (click for MAP)
Time: 10am – 2pm

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March 2014 Accident Statistics

The Richmond Heights Police Department responded to 60 traffic accidents in the month of March, 2014.

High Accident Locations

Accidents by Day of Week / Time of Day

Accidents by Severity

2011-2014 Accident Comparison

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April 2014 Crime Summaries

last updated 4/18/2014

DATE LOCATION NATURE DESCRIPTION
04/01/14 1155 St. Louis Galleria Trespassing

 

Security detained an adult female known to have been previously banned from mall property. The suspect was arrested and held on a muni warrant application.

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February 2014 Accident Statistics

The Richmond Heights Police Department responded to 66 traffic accidents in the month of February, 2014.

High Accident Locations

Accidents by Day of Week / Time of Day

Accidents by Severity

2011-2014 Accident Comparison

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March 2014 Crime Summaries

last updated 4/4/2014

DATE

LOCATION

NATURE

DESCRIPTION

03/01/14 I 64 at McKnight Traffic Arrest

 

An officer arrested an adult male after a traffic violation investigation found the driver to be in possession of marijuana. The suspect was arrested and later released on a summons.

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February 2014 Crime Summaries

last updated 3/7/2014

DATE

LOCATION

NATURE

DESCRIPTION

02/01/14 I-64 at Boland DWI

 

Officers responded for an auto accident and discovered one of the involved drivers to be intoxicated. The driver was arrested and later released on summonses.

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January 2014 Accident Statistics

The Richmond Heights Police Department responded to 61 traffic accidents in the month of January, 2014.

High Accident Locations

Accidents by Day of Week / Time of Day

Accidents by Severity

2011-2014 Accident Comparison

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