The Casper Police Department is currently accepting applications for LATERAL POLICE OFFICERS (Currently certified law enforcement). Please submit your application here!
Testing will begin May 10th, 2021 at 8:00 am, at the Kelly Walsh High School [ Outside track – 3500 E. 12th Street, Casper, WY.]. This is a rain or shine event, so please dress appropriately.
We will begin with the Physical Fitness Examination, followed by successful applicants being scheduled for the Written and Oral Board Examination. See below “Testing Information“.
NOTE: Initial testing examinations are the SAME for Entry-Level AND Lateral police applicants. Click here for more lateral testing/hiring information!
Please sign up for informational e-mails under “Careers”. Not receiving e-mails? Please call (307) 233-6613.
Initial testing examinations are the SAME for Entry-Level AND Lateral police applicants. Click here for more lateral testing/hiring information!
1st: Physical Fitness Test: Bring your government-issued photo-ID, appropriate work out gear, and water.
Be prepared for testing. Testing will begin with the physical fitness test: one minute timed push-ups, one minute timed sit-ups, and the timed 1-1/2 mile run. Your individual fitness standard is based on the Cooper Standards and can be found here.
2nd: Written Examination: Successful applicants will move on to the P.O.S.T. Written Examination the same day. The cost is $20.00 cash-only. There are no dress requirements. This is a timed written examination.
3rd: Oral Board Examination: Successful applicants will then be individually scheduled for an Oral Board Examination either the same day, or the next subsequent days following the testing; priority is given to out-of-state applicants.
We highly suggest preparing now, whether that be keeping up with your running and exercise, practicing for the P.O.S.T. written examination, or studying for the oral board examination; it will only benefit you come time for testing! Remember: You can schedule an appointment with Wyoming P.O.S.T. to take your written examination early! The test results are good for one year and can be presented at our next testing process. Please refer to the Wyoming P.O.S.T. website for details.
Please do not hesitate to reach out to CPD Career Services (PDCareerServices@casperwy.gov) for any questions you may have.
Casper Police Department Career Services
- Sergeant Steve Nunn, (307) 235-8490
- Officer Sarah Stockero, (307) 235-8250
- Officer William Eastin, (307) 235-8378
- Officer Alyssa Baedke, (307) 233-6613