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CHP Announces Job Openings for the First Time in 3 Years

For the first time in three years, the California Highway Patrol is accepting applications from prospective officers.

If you’ve ever wanted to be a California Highway Patrol officer, your chance to apply has arrived—if you meet the criteria.

On Jan. 4 and 5,  the CHP is accepting applications for the first time in three years.

“This is an opportunity to serve alongside some of California’s finest who provide the highest level of safety, service and security throughout the state,” stated CHP Commissioner Joe Farrow in a press release. “A career with a law enforcement agency like the CHP offers unlimited opportunities for someone who is looking for a challenge.”

Commissioner Farrow said in the release that officers are needed throughout the state.

“Through this process, we are determined to find qualified men and women from diverse backgrounds who are committed to carrying out the CHP’s mission and making a difference in their communities," he stated.

To be considered, candidates must be 20-35 years old, a U.S. citizen, have no felony convictions and be a high school graduate. Each applicant will be required to complete a selection process including a written test, physical ability test, appraisal panel interview, background investigation, medical/vision evaluation and psychological evaluation.

The CHP’s recruitment Facebook page is www.facebook.com/chp.recruiting. Visit chpcareers.com for more information.

The Teller of Truth January 06, 2013 at 09:06 PM
Yet if it was Marfa trying to get this job, she'd be out suing everyone! You know what thats called, don't you?
Carl Petersen III January 06, 2013 at 09:23 PM
The Teller of Truth 1:06 pm on Sunday, January 6, 2013 "Yet if it was Marfa trying to get this job, she'd be out suing everyone! You know what thats called, don't you?" . . Are you so intimidated by Martha that you can't use her real name?
The Teller of Truth January 06, 2013 at 09:35 PM
Marfa is such a big joke that we gave her a new name a long time ago. Carl, try to keep up on 'current events' in between your little rants, will ya?
Carl Petersen III January 06, 2013 at 09:39 PM
The Teller of Truth 1:35 pm on Sunday, January 6, 2013 "we gave her a new name a long time ago...try to keep up on 'current events' " . . Was it a long time ago or current? Make up your mind. I still think that it is because you are intimidated by independent women.
The Teller of Truth January 06, 2013 at 09:44 PM
"Independent women" ? Shouldn't that read "Women in Depends?" In either case, my answer is no to both.

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