Departmental Promotional Examinations

Exam Date: October 19, 2013

Last Date to Apply: September 16, 2013


 In order to apply for these exams, you must follow the instructions below. Please note that due to our transition to a new system (MaCS: for more info please see, the application process will be much different from years prior. Please also note that the way we collect Education and Experience claims is changing, and more information on that process will be posted in the coming weeks.

To apply for a Police Sergeant, Lieutenant, and/or Captain exam:

  1. Go to
  2. Search for the relevant exam posting, and click to view details;
    1. Each posting will list the exam date (131019), followed by the exam title abbreviation (i.e., PSgt for Police Sergeant), followed by a string of numbers and letters indicating eligibility (i.e., 1 Year vs. 3 Year) and exam weights (if non-standard, i.e., 631 indicates an exam composed of 60% written exam, 30% assessment center, and 10% Education & Experience). Be sure to find the correct exam, which includes your Department, before applying!
  3. Click “Apply” to create an account and apply for the posting!


Please note that participating Departments are listed within the exam posting, and you must find the posting that contains your Department. Be careful not to apply to the wrong exam posting!

2013 Police Sergeant, Lieutenant, and Captain Employment Verification Form  doc format of 2013 Police Sgt, Lt, and Cpt Employment Verification 
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