Police Employment

The Brighton Police Department is committed to hiring well qualified candidates committed to preventing crime and disorder by serving our community with integrity and compassion. We are a department committed to the "The Golden Rule" and seek candidates with the same commitment.

Job Opportunities 
Current job opportunities may be viewed on the 
City of Brighton's employment page.

Police Officers -The Brighton Police Department is actively recruiting the best and brightest individuals to join its current diverse team of police officers.  Men and Women who are P.O.S.T. CERTIFIED by the State of Colorado and who are committed to providing personal service, collaborative problem solving and crime prevention in addition to traditional police responsibilities should apply.  Applications are now being accepted to establish an eligibility list and fill current positions. First year officer can expect to earn $50,671+; and full benefit package.

If you have any questions about our processes or department feel free to contact one of our recruitment officers.

Recruitment Officers:

Police Officer Steven Weichel

·         Email: sweichel@brightonco.gov

Police Training Officer Shane Michalik

·         Email: smichalik@brightonco.gov

Corporal Keith Soustek

·         Email: ksoustek@brightonco.gov

Officer John Grace

·         Email: jgrace@brightonco.gov

Corporal Monce Portillo

·         Email: mportillo@brightonco.gov

Corporal Danny Sandoval

·         Email: dsandoval@brightonco.gov