Reserve Police Officer Test Date Scheduled for May 17th
The Longview Police Department is seeking qualified citizens to be reserve police officers. Applicants must be 21 years of age by June 2015, possess a valid driver’s license and have a solid background. Reserve officers are non-paid volunteers.
Testing will take place at 9 a.m. on Saturday, May 17, 2014 at the Longview Police Department located at 1351 Hudson Street in Longview. The testing process includes a written examination (testing general knowledge, comprehension, and writing skills) and a physical agility test. The physical testing will include a 300-meter run, sit-ups, push-ups and a 1.5-mile run. The highest-ranking applicants will be processed through an extensive background investigation.
Successful applicants must complete a comprehensive training program. After completing their training, Longview reserve police officers are required to donate a minimum of twelve (12) hours per month.
For more information, contact Sgt. Dixie Wells or Ofc. Cyndi Johansen at 360.442-5800.