despp: Selection Process Update
Recruitment and Selections

Selection Process Update

March 1, 2018

The State Police agility test will be conducted in partnership with the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection. Applicants who are applying for Trooper Trainee or Conservation Enforcement Officer must complete the State Police agility process.

Applicants who scored an 85 or above on the 2017 written exam will be invited to the first agility test, which is scheduled for April 7, 2018. Those applicants will receive an email from the Selection Unit during the first week of March 2018, with further instructions.

Additional agility testing dates have not been scheduled yet.

Answers to some common questions

Chip Card

Your chip card must be valid on the date of your scheduled State Police agility test.

The results on your chip card must meet the standards outlined on the State Police website.

Once you have been selected for an agility test, you will be given instructions as to when your chip card should be submitted.

Information about how to obtain a chip card can be found online


Connecticut State Police Tattoo Policy

The tattoo policy is still in effect.

The tattoo policy only applies to Trooper Trainee applicants, not Protective Services.


Written Score / Veteranís Credits

The deadline to apply for veteran credits has already passed. Please refer to the link below for further details:



Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

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