JPD extends new-hire application deadline

JPD extends new-hire application deadline

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - The Jonesboro Police Department has extended the deadline to apply for new-hire testing.

Applications must be submitted by 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 9, to JPD Administration, 1001 S. Caraway Rd., in order to qualify for the test.

The physical tests will be given the following day at 8 a.m. at the Valley View High School gym, 5009 Kersey Dr. Those who pass will take the written exam immediately afterward.

An application packet can be downloaded from the police department's website under JPD New Officer Testing.

For more information, call the JPD at (870) 933-4614 or visit 1001 S. Caraway. Questions may also be emailed to Sgt. Lyle Waterworth at

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