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The Florence Police Department is currently accepting applications for the position of police officer for both recruit and lateral entry level positions. We are a 64 officer department in the second largest city in Northern Kentucky and one of the fastest-growing  communities in the state.

The mission of the  Florence Police Department is to professionally, with integrity and honesty, work in partnership with the community to reserve the public peace, protect the rights of persons and their property, prevent crime, and generally provide assistance to citizens in need.


Florence Police Department 8100 Ewing Boulevard 
Florence, KY 41042-7588
(859) 647-5420

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The Journal of Criminal Justice Education published an article on March 11, 2016 titled Article Productivity Among the Faculty of Criminology and Criminal Justice Doctoral Programs, 2010-2014 by Gary Kleck & Bethany Mims, DOI: 10.1080/10511253.2016.1146008.  This article ranks our faculty productivity 15th out of 40 doctoral programs in criminal justice. To view the article

For our relatively new Doctoral Program this is quite the honor. Well done! Brilliant! Congratulations!

We have an active and exciting program within the Department of Criminal Justice, in the College of Arts and Sciences, University of Louisville. We pride ourselves in offering high quality educational programs. Our faculty have degrees from some of the best institutions of higher education in the United States and are all actively involved in research and service that addresses critical issues in criminal justice and public safety. The Southern Police Institute is a division within the Department. The faculty and staff  stand ready to provide you with the knowledge, skills and support you need to attain your educational and professional goals.


CRiminal Justice

University of Louisville

Brigman Hall

Louisville, Kentucky 40292

Office Hours

M-F 8:00am to 5:00 pm

No holiday hours


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