Below are some of the reasons why an individual might be terminated from the selection process.

Failure to meet the following minimum qualifications:

  • Under twenty-one (21) years of age
  • Not a U.S born or naturalized citizen
  • Lack of a GED or high school diploma
  • Not willing to work a particular shift

Failure to successfully complete any of the following:

  • Reading comprehension
  • Physical fitness test
  • Interview
  • Polygraph exam
  • Background investigation
  • Psychological exam
  • Medical exam and drug screen

Drug history:

  • Marijuana use within the last six months
  • Schedule II drug use
  • Sale of any drugs

Criminal History:

  • Any felony conviction
  • Misdemeanor conviction within the past two (2) years
  • More than one DWI, or any DWI in the past five (5) years
  • Domestic violence conviction

All information obtained during the selection process will be kept confidential. In the event that your application is disqualified, CPSO is under no obligation to reveal the reason for said disqualification.