Become a cop

Police Jobs & Career Requirements

The things you need to do to become a Police Officer vary depending on where you are trying to get a job. Most US states now have some form of “Police Officer Standards & Training” criteria. This is commonly abbreviated as POST. Police Officer Information by State AlabamaAlaskaArizonaArkansasCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDelawareDistrict of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaHawaiiIdahoIllinoisIndianaIowaKansas KentuckyLouisianaMaineMarylandMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaMississippiMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth Carolina North DakotaOhioOklahomaOregonPennsylvaniaRhode IslandSouth CarolinaSouth …

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Police Officer Hiring Process – Application, Interview

There are some simple but important things you can do to increase your chances of becoming a police officer or other law enforcement officer. The hiring process varies from department to department. The application, written test, physical fitness / agility test, drug screen, oral interview /  board, background interview / investigation, medical examination, and psychological evaluation are …

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