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Upcoming Events:

Talk with a Recruiter in-person:

Friday, September 24th from 6:00 - 8:00 PM
at FC Tucson:  DM vs. TPD - Soccer Game
2805 E. Ajo Way, Tucson

Saturday, September 25th from 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
at the Law Enforcement Career Fair for Vets:
16655 N. 90th Street - Suite 100, Scottsdale, AZ

Sign-up for our next :

Women In Law Enforcement Event:
Date/Time: TBD - December 2021/January 2022

Open House:
Date/Time: TBD - December 2021/January 2022

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Application Process

  • Complete Online Application
  • Complete Applicant Questionnaire
  • Physical Fitness Assessment
  • Written Exam
  • Background Investigation
  • Psychological Assessment
  • Medical Exam & Drug Screening
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What It Takes

  • High School Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Valid, unrestricted driver's license
  • Two years driving experience
  • U.S. citizen
  • 21 years old by Academy graduation

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