Employment: Officers

Hiring Procedures


The selection process for cadets consists of five phases.


Phase I

·          Application

·          Personal History Statement

1.       Work History

2.       References

3.       Credit History


Phase II

·          Test 1 (written examination)

·          Test 2 (physical agility)

·          Test 3 (written examination)


Phase III

·          Pre-Polygraph Information Statement


Phase IV

·          Begin Background Investigation

1.       Criminal History

2.       Drivers License

·          Polygraph

·          Physical Examination and Drug Screening

·          Psychological Assessment

·          Interview I – Oral Review Board


Phase V

·          Interview II – Chief of Police


At the end of the hiring process successful applicants will interview with the Chief of Police. Conditional job offers may be made, which are dependent upon the successful completion of all phases.