Basic Peace Officer Academy (BPOC)

Entrance / Written Exam Requirements


Person at a firing rangeIn order to take the written entrance exam, applicants must bring copies of the following documents the day of the exam:
  • High school diploma or GED and College Transcripts (unofficial are acceptable)
  • Member 4 Form/DD214 (if applicant has prior military experience)
  • Proof of auto liability insurance
  • Proof of citizenship (i.e., birth certificate or naturalization certificate)
  • Valid driver’s license
Payment in the amount of $35 in form of Cash, Money Order or Check is due at time of examination.  Entrance Exam Dates

Upcoming Basic Peace Officer (BPOC) Class Start Dates:


Full-time Day Class: Monday - Friday 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m including two or three weekend training sessions during the course
  • 2018 Alpha February 5, 2018-July 24, 2018 
    • Orientation January 16, 2018 
    • Testing starts in October 2017 - December 2017 
  • 2017 Bravo June 19, 2017-December 6, 2017
    • Orientation May 22, 2017
    • Testing starts in February 2017 - April 2017
  • 2017 Charlie October 16, 2017-April 12, 2018 
    • Orientation September 25, 2017
    • Testing starts in June 2017- August 2017
  •  
    •                                                      

Resources: