Become a Police Officer

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The minimum requirements to become an Ogden City Police Officer are as follows:
  1. Graduation from high school or possession of GED certificate.
  2. Must be a U.S. Citizen on/by the date of the first examination.
  3. Must be at least 21 years of age by the date of hire.
  4. Successful completion of testing process which may include physical agility test, written examination, oral board interviews, background investigation, psychological examination and evaluation, interview, and medical examination and drug screen.
  5. Successful completion of Utah NP.O.S.T. exam prior to designated application deadline.
  6. Graduation from Peace Officers Standards and Training Academy within six (6) months of hire.
  7. Considerable human relations and communications skills.
  8. Ability to work independently, make critical decisions, and use initiative and common sense.
  9. Must have valid Utah Driver License or the ability to obtain one within 30 days of employment.