The Darien Police Department is currently accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. Candidates will be required to successfully complete a written examination, physical agility, oral interviews, a thorough background investigation, polygraph examination, psychological examination, and a medical examination. Candidates must have earned a minimum of 60 credits from an accredited college or university, or a minimum two years full active military duty, plus 30 credits, or previous Law Enforcement experience plus 30 credits. Applicants must have reached their 21st birthday at the time of the written examination. Applications may be obtained online at www.darienpolice.org or at Darien Police Headquarters located at 25 Hecker Avenue. A comprehensive benefits package is offered including 20 year retirement, Life & Health Insurance, paid vacation, outstanding educational incentives. Salary range: $53,211 to $72,348. Application Closing Date - Sunday, September 21, 2008 at midnight. Written Examination - Saturday, October 4, 2008.