Now Hiring!


The Pioneer Police Department is actively seeking applicants for the position of full time School Resource Officer and part time patrol officer.  Resume only will NOT be considered for application. Applications must be submitted. 


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


Candidates 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)

Applicants for School Resource Officer must have a minimum of 3 years experience

- No Felony Convictions

- Must be able to pass an extensive background check

- Valid Operators License

- Successful Completion of Department FTO Program.



Please visit the Forms section of this website to obtain the application packet.  Requests for applications can also be made in person, telephone, or email.  Applications can be turned in via USPS, in person, or faxed.

                                           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