PALESTINE, Texas (Feb. 16, 2016) – The City of Palestine will hold examinations for entry-level officers for the Palestine Police Department at 9 a.m. on Saturday, March 25, at the Palestine Police Department Training Room inside the Palestine Mall, 2000 S. Loop 256, Suite 38.
The test will start at 9 a.m. and applicants will need a photo ID to sit for the exam. Applicants who are late to the exam will not be admitted. If an applicant passes the written exam, he or she will take the physical agility test immediately following the exam at Fire Station No. 4 on Highway 287. Applicants must also sign and notarize a waiver for the physical agility exam.
Please contact the Palestine Police Department to receive an application packet and return to the following address by Thursday, March 16, no later than 5 p.m. Sending in the application form and waivers, confirms an applicant is scheduled to take the exam and no further notices will be sent.
Send completed applications to:
Risk Manager, City of Palestine
504 N. Queen St.
Palestine, TX 75801
Please attach a copy of a TCLEOSE certificate if certified. If an applicant has served in the military, please attach a copy of the applicant’s DD214. The two waiver forms must be signed, notarized and returned with the completed application. The applicant’s peronal history statement and pre-polygraph examination waiver may be submitted the day of the exam.
For further questions, contact Susie Streb at 903-731-8421 or Mike Phillips at 903-731-8477.