Does the department have a field training program?

Most of the department's positions require some level of department-mandated training.

Police Officers must successfully complete the field training and evaluation program (FTEP) as part of their conditional offer of employment. The FTEP for Police Officers is a minimum of 8 weeks (336 hours) for certified recruits and 12 weeks (504 hours) for uncertified recruits. Recruits train will train with several of the departments certified field training officers (FTO) and are constantly evaluated on their proficiency.

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1. How do I apply?
2. What is the department's hiring process like?
3. Does the department hire uncertified or inexperienced applicants?
4. Does the department hire officers certified in another state?
5. Does the department have a field training program?
6. What are the minimum requirements to become a Police Officer?
7. How long does the hiring process take?
8. Are there any disqualifiers from employment?