The Board of Police Commissioners is tasked with the hiring and promotion of the sworn police officers of the Lockport Police Department. The commissioners are also tasked with disciplinary issues, if need be, based on a recommendation by the Chief of Police.
When police testing occurs, the Board of Police Commissioners advertises the acceptance of applications through local media outlets, as well as, this website.
The Lockport Police Department tested for the position of Police Officer in the fall/winter of 2021.
Meetings are held at Lockport City Hall located at 222 E. 9th Street every 3rd Wednesday of the Month at 6 p.m. Meeting notices for both regular and non-regular meetings are posted on the City of Lockport Police Commissioner page.