Police Testing Date

Test Date

The Fayetteville Police Department will be holding police officer testing on August 3, 2019. The deadline for application submission/completion is Friday, July 19, 2019. The written test will be held on the morning of Saturday, August 3, 2019 and the physical fitness portion will be that afternoon. Interviews will be held Monday, August 5, 2019 at the Fayetteville Police Department. Upon receipt of your completed and approved application, you will receive more detailed instructions about the testing and open house.

For questions or concerns about applying please contact Sgt. B Potter at bpotter@fayetteville-ar.gov or #479-587-3584. Applications are accepted year round, and can be filled out at any time via the link below. For more information, and to speak directly with an officer, text FPDJOBS to 474747.

Application Tips : Police Officer Applicant Testing Application 

  1. Have the following documents ready, because they must be attached to your application:
    • Valid Driver's License
    • Birth Certificate, Passport, or Naturalization Card
    • High School Diploma, College Diploma, or Transcript from either with graduation date
    • DD214 (If you were a member of the armed forces) *Does not apply to current armed forces employees

Study Guide and Practice Test Available

An optional Study Guide and Practice Test for the Police Officer written examination is available for applicants to purchase directly from the testing company. It is not necessary for an applicant to purchase a Study Guide or complete a Practice Test in order to pass the written test. However, applicants who take time to familiarize themselves with the test and ways to prepare for it may tend to feel more confident on the day of the test. To purchase a Study Guide or Practice Test, please follow this link.