This application packet consists of several sections: a questionnaire, a notification procedure release; verification; a general wavier; and a description of essential job functions.  Every one of these sections must be completed in order for the Shippensburg Police Department to accept the application as complete.  Print (do not type) an answer to every question.  If a particular question does not apply to you, so state with “n/a”.  If space available is insufficient, use the reverse side.  Do not misstate or omit material fact since the statements made herein are subject to verification to determine your qualifications for employment.

Additionally, police officer candidates may be given a polygraph (lie detector) examination to verify your answers.

Once the application is completed please turn it into the Shippensburg Police Department offices located at:

60 West Burd Street
Shippensburg, PA 17257

Or send via fax to (717) 532-2313

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