Tallmadge Auxiliary

The Tallmadge Auxiliary Unit is a proud force of men and women who have dedicated countless hours to the community and the police department.

The Auxiliary Unit is the department's extra eyes in the parks and neighborhoods and officers can issue parking citations during high traffic events, such as the Summit County Fair and the Tallmadge Circle Festival.

The Police Chaplain, Reverend William Michaels, is a member of the Auxiliary.
  1. Accepting Applications
  2. Selection Process
  3. Responsibilities

Accepting Applications


The Auxiliary Unit is currently accepting applications. Members of the Tallmadge Police Auxiliary Unit are paid a competitive rate for city details. Members are able to make a higher wage on other duties from time to time.

Requirements For Consideration


No previous law enforcement experience is necessary to be an Auxiliary Officer. However, to be considered for employment an applicant must:
  • Be a High School graduate or equivalent
  • Be a minimum of 20 years of age
  • Have no criminal record
  • Pass an interview and thorough background investigation
  • Possess a valid Ohio driver's license and acceptable driving record
  • Reside within a reasonable distance from the city of Tallmadge
  • Sign a release for a complete background investigation to include inquiries into criminal history, driver's license and driving record, law enforcement records, employment history and performance, and any other checks deemed necessary

For More Information


For further information contact the office of the Chief of Police at 330-633-4066. Directory