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  • Testing Procedure: Stages of the selection process include:
    • Physical Test
    • Orientation
    • Written Exam
    • Interview with Police & Fire Commission
    • Background Check
    • Psychological Exam
    • Medical Exam


  • Requirements
    • Bachelors Degree from an Accredited College or University, or a State Certified Police Officer
    • 20 - 35 years old (unless currently working as a police officer in Illinois)
    • U. S. Citizen or have applied for citizenship
    • Possess a Valid Driver's License
    • Good physical health
    • Good moral character


  • Recruitment
    • Department Officers visit colleges and universities in the midwest in order to increase candidates and diversity.

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