The New York State Department of Civil Service is holding the entry-level law enforcement officer examination for various local municipalities (listed below) on September 14, 2019.
There is a new test guide for this examination. It includes a practice test to assist candidates in preparing for the examination. The title of the guide is “Guide to the Entry-Level Law Enforcement Officer Examination Series,” and it is available at the following website: https://www.cs.ny.gov/testing/testguides.cfm.
Answers to frequently asked questions about the entry-level law enforcement officer examination are available at the following website: https://www.cs.ny.gov/testing/test_guides/police_q_a.cfm.
The following local municipalities are participating in the September 14, 2019, holding of the entry-level law enforcement officer examination:
Glen Cove (City)
Long Beach (City)
Mount Vernon (City)
Niagara Falls (City)
Port Jervis (City)
This list is current as of July 3, 2019. Individuals who are interested in becoming local law enforcement officers can contact the municipalities directly. A complete contact listing of all municipal civil service agencies in New York State is available at: https://www.cs.ny.gov/jobseeker/local.cfm.
Please share this information with potential candidates and encourage them to use the new test guide.
If you have any questions, please contact TSDResponse@cs.ny.gov.