despp: Selection Process Update
Recruitment and Selections

Selection Process Update

April 11, 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 a 70 or above on the 2017 written exam, are invited to the next State Police agility test. This test is scheduled for June 2, 2018.

Applicants will receive an email from the Selection Unit on May 1, 2018, with instructions regarding their assigned time, and instructions regarding the submission of a CHIP card.

Any applicant, who has been assigned to take make-up agility test, is also invited to attend the test scheduled for June 2, 2018.

Those applicants wishing to take the make-up agility must contact the Selection Unit via email prior to May 18, 2018, and reserve their appointment.

When sending your make up request via email, ensure that the subject line states the follow: make up agility – (your last name, your first name)


Answers to Common Questions

Chip Card

Valid CHIP cards will be accepted in lieu of attending the State Police agility test.

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

Once you have been selected for an agility test, you will be given instructions as to when a copy of 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 / Veteran’s Credits

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



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