The minimum qualifications for employment with the La Marque Police Department are:
The Applicant must be at least 21 years of age.
The Applicant must be a US Citizen.
The Applicant must possess a valid Texas Driver License and must prove a responsible 3-year driving history (less than 3 traffic citations in the past 2 years and no Driver License suspension within the past 5 years).
The Applicant must not have a Felony conviction, must not be on Probation for any Criminal Offense and he or she must not have been convicted of a DWI or DUI within the past 5 years.
The Applicant must possess a High School Diploma or a General Education Development Certificate.
The Applicant must possess a Basic Peace Officer Certification from the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) or be enrolled in a TCOLE Certified Police Academy.