Step 8: Psychological and Medical Testing

The Medical Evaluation is thorough, and it is essential that you be in excellent health with no conditions which would restrict your ability to safely perform the essential functions of the police officer job. Good physical condition is necessary, as training in the Academy is rigorous. Failure to be in excellent physical condition may delay or disrupt training and result in a dismissal from the Academy. 

A thorough psychological evaluation will be conducted.

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1. Step 1: Written Examination through National Testing Network
2. Step 2: Online Application
3. Step 3: Personal History Statement
4. Step 4: Department Selection Interview
5. Step 5: Polygraph Examination
6. Step 6: Background Investigation
7. Step 7: Chief's Interview
8. Step 8: Psychological and Medical Testing
9. Step 9: Police Academy