Des Moines has a population of 198,682 and is located in Polk county.
Police schools in Des Moines charged students an average tuition of $13,917.00 if they were Iowa residents, and $13,917.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
Books and supplies for police schools in Des Moines cost an average of $1,006.00. Students living on campus at police schools in Des Moines paid an average of $6,184.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $3,335.00. There is one police college in Des Moines for students to choose from. Police programs in Des Moines reportedly graduated 14 students in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives||$78,540.00||220|
|Correctional Officers and Jailers||$45,900.00||320|
|Detectives and Criminal Investigators||$66,320.00||200|
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers||$52,950.00||970|