Hiring Process

  1. Physical
  2. Written Test
  3. Oral Board

Once a candidate has submitted an application, he/she will be notified of the upcoming Physical Agility Testing dates. The candidate must successfully meet the requirements below in order to move forward in the process:

1) Dynamic Strength (One Minute Sit Ups)

Minimum requirements: Cooper fitness absolute standard of 27 sit ups in one minute as the cutoff for a minimum passing score for this test. Rest for 5 minutes and then proceed to the pushups.

2) Dynamic Strength (One Minute Push Ups)

Minimum requirements: Cooper fitness absolute standard of 18 continuous pushups in one minute as the cutoff for a minimum passing score for this test. Rest 10 minutes, and then proceed to the 300 meter run.

3) 300 Meter Run (Measured in Seconds)

 Minimum requirements: Cooper fitness absolute standard of 68 seconds as the cutoff for a minimum passing score for this test. Rest 10 minutes then proceed to the 1.5 mile run.

4) Cardio-respiratory Fitness Test (1.5 Mile Run)

Minimum requirements: Cooper fitness absolute standard of 15:20 as the cutoff for a minimum passing score for this test.

Upon successful completion of the Physical Fitness Test applicants will take a basic police officer exam.