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Entrance Police Officer Testing Information

Important Note: The information and dates provided on these pages are offered as a service to persons interested in applying for the above competitive entrance examination. While the Office of State Examiner attempts to provide the most up-to-date information, application deadlines may change as the result of civil service board action without the knowledge of this office. Therefore, the accuracy of this information may be verified only by contacting the civil service board representative where you wish to apply to take the examination.


The following is a list of examination dates that are currently available for those interested in taking the Entrance Police Officer Test:









05-04-15 04-02-15 Zachary Brandy Hannum - Police Officer Contact, 225-654-0073 Study Guide Qualification Requirements
05-05-15 04-07-15 Baton Rouge

Penny L. Stobaugh,
Board Secretary
Municipal Fire and Police
P.O. Box 1471
Baton Rouge , LA 70821

(225) 389-5449

Study Guide Qualification Requirements
05-07-15 03-27-15 Kenner

Jennifer Driscoll,
Board Secretary
1801 Williams Blvd., Bldg C, Ste. 200
Kenner, LA 70062

(504) 468-7219

Study Guide Qualification Requirements
05-11-15 04-02-15 Alexandria

Barbara Bordelon,
Board Secretary
1000 Bolton Avenue
Alexandria, LA 71301

(318) 441-6411
(318) 441-6605

Study Guide Qualification Requirements
05-21-15 04-23-15 Houma

Linda Loupe,
Board Secretary
600 Wood St.
Houma, LA 70360

(985) 873-6393

Study Guide Qualification Requirements
06-09-15 05-08-15 Rayne

Tony Olinger,
Board Secretary
P.O. Box 69
Rayne, LA 70578

(337) 334-4215

Study Guide Qualification Requirements
06-16-15 04-27-15 Natchitoches

Cindy Rachal,
Board Secretary
P.O. Box 1426
Natchitoches , LA 71457

(318) 357-3861

Study Guide Qualification Requirements
06-17-15 05-01-15 Bossier City

Barbara Murray,
Board Secretary
P.O. Box 5337
Bossier City, LA 71111

(318) 698-7335

Study Guide Qualification Requirements
The following examinations have also been scheduled, although our office has not yet received information concerning the application deadlines. Please call the contact person for updated information about the deadline for submitting applications.
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(Study guides are downloadable using adobe acrobat reader)

Study Guide for Police Officer (.PDF Format)

The pre-examination materials have been developed by the Office of State Examiner as a helpful guide to individuals who wish to prepare for the entrance competitive Firefighter and Police Officer examinations for the Louisiana Municipal Fire and Police Civil Service. These booklets contain sample questions and other reference materials that are similar to those which you may encounter on the actual tests. We have provided links to the pre-exam booklets below. If you are unable to print from these links, you may request a copy of the pre-examination booklet from the civil service board in the jurisdiction where you wish to take the examination. A listing of jurisdictions under the Municipal Fire and Police Civil Service with contact information may be found at Local Jurisdiction Information.



The Office of State Examiner can neither accept nor process applications. You must submit your application to the civil service board where you wish to take an examination.

Please do not send your completed application to the Office of State Examiner.

The examinations for Firefighter, Police Officer, and Fire and Police Communications Officer (Legislative Session 2006) are the only examinations which can be taken in one jurisdiction for the purpose of having a score reported to another jurisdiction.  The qualification requirements may differ among some jurisdictions, so you may wish to contact the jurisdiction where you want to have your score reported in addition to the jurisdiction where you plan to take the test, in order to make sure you can meet the requirements for the application process in both jurisdictions.

Examination dates will be added to this site as jurisdictions request them.  The contact person for a jurisdiction will have information concerning the application process.

Remember, whenever you're away from your computer, you may obtain entrance Firefighter and Police Officer exam scheduling information anytime by dialing the State Examiner's 24-hour information line at (225) 925-4567 from any touch-tone phone.






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