$2400.00 Relocation reimbursement
$1500.00 Academy reimbursement
Certified officers: Starting at $41,285.00 yr.
Non-certified officers: Starting at $39,293.00 yr.
If you are seeking a rewarding career in Law Enforcement, we encourage you to consider the Big Spring Police Department as your home for a career. The City of Big Spring Police Department is committed to reaching out to the citizens it serves while providing the highest level of professionalism and services available. The department has adopted a community oriented policing philosophy. The department's aim is to provide that information and those services necessary to reduce crime, the fear of crime and to improve the quality of life in our community. The department is working with the community toward a common goal of having the safest streets and neighborhoods possible. The City of Big Spring is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of Race, Color, National Origin, Sex, Religion, Age or Disability in employment or the provision of services.
A person identifying himself as Lt. John Roberts with the Howard County Sheriff's Office Warrant Division has been calling local residents advising them they have a warrant. They are given instructions to either take a sum of cash to a certain location to pay for the warrant, or they are told they can send the money by Western Union.
This is a SCAM, the Howard County Sheriff's Office does not have anyone employed by that name nor would we ask you to ever bring cash to a location. If you receive a call from this individual please contact the Howard County Sheriff's Office at 432-264-2244.
Sheriff Stan Parker
On 04/14/2014 acting on a tip and after follow up investigation, The Big Spring Police Dept. Narcotics Division executed a search Warrant at 1706 S Johnson. Approx. 14.2 grams of crack cocaine, approx. 170 grams of marijuana and two handguns were seized. The following were arrested and charged with possession of controlled substance and possession of marijuana with the intent to deliver. They remain in The Howard County Detention Center awaiting arraignment. The Big Spring Police Department would like to encourage the citizens of Big Spring and Howard County to continue giving tips on suspected drug trafficking.
Brittany Clayton, B/F, 01/17/1987,
Eddie Ray Hunter Clayton, B/M, 02/21/1986,
Linger James Evans, B/M, 06/30/1961
As a result of a Crime Stoppers tip, on the 11th of April 2014, at approximately 10:00AM the Big Spring Police Departments Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant at Motel 6 room 232 (600 W. Interstate 20). Upon entry into the motel room, investigators located 3 grams of Heroin packaged with the intent to be distributed as well as a small amount of marijuana and prescription pills. Scotty Ray Bland W/M DOB 12/9/78 and Melinda Gamboa W/F DOB 5/22/76 were both arrested and charged with Delivery of a Controlled Substance Felony 2. The Big Spring Police Department commends the citizens of Big Spring for the collaborative work with the common goal.
CID Sergeant Tony Everett
Administrative Lt. Brian Gordon
Chief Chad Williams