Now Hiring!


The Pioneer Police Department is actively seeking applicants for the position of part time officer as well as for the Auxiliary Division.  As a 24/7 operation, our part time staff is very important to our overall success.


We offer competitive part time pay, many available shifts, modern and well maintained equipment and a thorough Field Training Officer Program for all new officers.


For those wishing to join the team, please obtain an application, background waiver, and a work hours availability form on our website or, you can obtain these forms in person at the department during business hours 8 to 5 at 205 S State Street, Pioneer, Ohio 43554.


Additionally, we are also seeking auxilliary officers for our Auxiliary Division.  This division is a great way to serve the community while also obtaining valuable training and experience for future advancement within the department.  


Candidates for both part time and auxilliary positions must meet the following criteria:


- OPOTA Certified or currently enrolled in an Ohio Peace Officer Basic Academy (Proof of enrollment will need to be furnished)

- No Felony Convictions

- Must be able to pass an extensive background check

- Valid Ohio Drivers License

- Successful Completion of Department FTO Program for part time officers.



Please click on the "FORMS" tab and download our application packet.  Applications can be delivered in person or by mail.

                                           Message from Chief Livengood



I would like to take this opportunity to welcome you to the Pioneer Police Department Website.


The Pioneer Police Department is dedicated to providing the finest police service possible. The Officers of the Pioneer Police Department are committed to core values that include integrity, honesty, reliability and truthfulness.


Our mission is to proudly serve the citizens of the Village of Pioneer, using philosophies of community/police partnerships, pro-active crime prevention strategies, citizen and community input, and constant introspection. I hope the information provided within this site will be a valuable resource to citizens.


Members of this department are committed to providing quality customer service.  In order to continue to provide quality service to the community, I encourage input from citizens of Pioneer, businesses, and all others that receive police services from the Pioneer Police Department.


I invite you to contact us with any comments, questions, or suggestions and follow us on Facebook or on Twitter @Pioneerpolice. 


I look forward to working together to build more positive connections, find solutions to community issues, and create avenues for working together to maintain the safety and well being of our community.


Chief of Police, Timothy Livengood

Pioneer Police Department is a member of Alert86


The Pioneer Police Deparment is proud to announce that it is a member of Alert86.  Alert86 is a free service allowing the Police Department and Village of Pioneer to send notifications to your home phone, text or call to your cell phone, email, some, or all. You pick which notifications you get. Stay informed of important information.


If you would like to sign-up to receive alerts from the Village of Pioneer and Pioneer Police Department please click on the link below.  If you would like more information on Alert86, please visit there website at: http://www.alert86.com/