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For Candidates

Why policing?

Are you considering a career in law enforcement? If so, Police Exam Solutions, LLC is the best place to start! We offer a range of services and information helpful to your achieving career goals.

 

Becoming a Police Officer

Now that you've decided on a career in law enforcement, below we have provided valuable resources and information on what you can you expect from the hiring process. While a large number of agencies typically use the same hiring criteria, there may be variables based on a department's requirement of particular qualifications and skills. The information contained here should be used only as a guide for what department's may use for their hiring criteria.

 
 

Reasons to Become a Police Officer

Why be a cop? There's lots of talk about the rewards of police work, but are careers in law enforcement really that great?

The short answer is often "Yes!" For all the inherent dangers, there are a good many advantages. Benefits and pay tend to be good and secure, and there's a great deal of personal gratification involved in the job as well. Read more...

Is it Hard to Become a Police Officer?

Law enforcement careers can be exciting, rewarding, and even fun. In fact, there are countless reasons to be a police officer. From fringe benefits to job security, the attraction to policing is easy to understand. 


Before you take the leap and pursue a career fighting crime, though, there are some things you probably ought to know about becoming a police officer. Read more...

What Are the PAT's and Are You Ready?

The Police Physical Abilities Test (PAT) is a regulated selection procedure that looms as a major challenge for most candidates. Commitment and preparation are required in order to pass.  The police physical abilities test is always pass/fail and a true gut-buster. Be ready!

Most departments have you take the physical abilities test after you past the police written exam however, you can prepare and make sure you're in shape by following these guidelines. Read more...

Other Exam Preparation Tips and Guidelines

Once hired, you will most likely undergo a series of additional exams and/or investigations. Take steps and prepare today to ensure you are ready! Read more...