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Test Date – Saturday, May 20 2017 at 9:00 am
Sherman High School Cafeteria – 2201 East Lamar St.

Deadline to Apply – Monday, May 12, 2017 at 5:00pm

There are a limited number of Prep Guides at the PD to be distributed on a first come, first serve basis. Also, prep guides can be ordered online, using the button below.


Click here to order a prep guide


Point of contact: Sgt. D.M. Hampton , dmh@ci.sherman.tx.us or 903-892-7365

Law enforcement is a noble profession and a rewarding career choice for anyone looking to give back to his or her community. It is a job with serious responsibilities, but the reward is having a job that really counts.

The following steps make up the hiring process:

Stage 1 – Submit Application (Online Application Below)
Stage 2 – Take the Civil Service Entrance Exam
Stage 3 – Physical Ability Test (Physical Ability Test Events)
Stage 4 – Background Investigation
Stage 5 – Applicant Interview Board
Stage 6 – Polygraph and Psychological Assessment
Stage 7 – Physical Exam
Stage 8 – Chief’s Interview
Stage 9 – Completion of Police Academy (if required)
Stage 10 – Recruit/FTO Training

Each stage of the process must be passed before the applicant progresses to the next stage.

If you are interested in obtaining further information, please visit the following links:

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Registration Questionnaire

Questionnaires are no longer being accepted at this time.