Full Job Description
Military police protect the lives and property on Army installations by enforcing military laws and regulations. They also control traffic, prevent crime and respond to all emergencies.
Law enforcement patrols
Interview witnesses, victims and suspects in investigations
Crime scene security and processing
Arrest and charge criminal suspects
Those who want to serve must first take the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery, a series of tests that helps you better understand your strengths and identify which Army jobs are best for you.
Please note, this is an enlisted job within the US Army and Army Reserves.
Be under 35 years old.
Be a US Citizen or hold at least an I-551(Green Card).
Have a High School Diploma/GED.
Have no major medical issues (missing limbs, mental health issues).
Have no major law violations (sexual misconducts, domestics).
Job training for military police requires 20 weeks of One Station Unit Training and on-the-job instruction in police methods. Part of this time is spent in the classroom and in the field.
Some of the skills you’ll learn are:
Basic warrior skills and use of firearms
Military/civil laws and jurisdiction
Investigating and collecting evidence
Traffic and crowd control
Arrest and restraint of suspects
Interest in law enforcement
Ability to make quick decisions
Remain calm under heavy duress
Ability to interact well with people
Option to travel the United States and other countries such as Germany, Korea, Italy, Alaska, Hawaii, Japan and more.
30 Days Paid Vacation.
Up to 40k bonus.