Current Hiring Process

Official Testing

The Casper Police Department historically holds police officer testing 3 times a year. We are currently in the background investigation process from our October 12th testing. Please keep an eye out for our next testing dates on this webpage, as well as our CPD Facebook page.

See below for testing information to prepare familiarize yourself with the process.

Due to the COVID 19, all applicants are required to wear proper masks to prevent the spread of the disease. Please come prepared with a mask. One will be provided if you need one.

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.

Testing Information

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.

Click here for more information regarding the background investigation process.

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