Do you want to be a police officer for the Amarillo Police Department?  Do you have what it takes to be a cop?  Well if that's the case then you want to make sure you are signed up to take the test to make it into the Police Academy.


The Amarillo Police Department will be giving the Basic Police Academy Civil Service Entrance Exam on Saturday, May 14th.

If you or someone you know is interested in becoming a police officer then it is time to sign up to take this exam.  The deadline for applications to take the test is Friday, May 6th.

If you are interested in the test then you will need to make sure you are prepared.  You can download study guides to help you prepare for the exam.

The starting pay for a police recruit in the academy is $46,863.

Visit the Amarillo Police Department website for more information on the test, the academy and other employment opportunities.