Xenia Police Division officers work on 12-hour shifts, from 6 a.m. - 6 p.m., and 6 p.m. - 6 a.m. All new officers can expect to be on the 6 p.m. - 6 a.m. shift for several years. Schedules are made on a 2-week basis and work as follows: Week 1: work Monday, Tuesday, off Wednesday and Thursday, work Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Week 2: off Monday, Tuesday, work Wednesday, Thursday, off Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Every other weekend is a 3-day weekend off. *One day of the two-week work week is an 8-hour day.*
Xenia Police Officers can live in any of the following counties: Greene, Warren, Clinton, Clark, Montgomery, Madison, Fayette, Champaign, Miami, Butler, Preble, and Highland. Residency requirements must be satisfied within 6 months after appointment.