Selection Process

In-State Applicants

If you are an in-state applicant, you must:

  • Be currently employed by a law enforcement department / agency with one or more years of experience
  • No longer be on probation
  • Be in good standing with your current department / agency

Out-of-State Applicants

If you are an out-of-state applicant, you must:

  • Have completed the Basic Police Training and be currently employed by a law enforcement department / agency
  • Have completed at least five years of service with a law enforcement department / agency or three years of experience with a post-secondary degree
  • Complete a resume review
  • Complete a background investigation
  • Successfully pass the physical fitness assessment at the time of application
  • Complete an interview with the Management Team
  • Complete both a medical and psychological examination