How do I become a Schertz Police Officer?

In order to become a police officer for the City of Schertz, you must meet the minimum qualifications for employment as a Texas Peace Officer. The process begins with the completion and submission of a City of Schertz employment application. From there, your application will be forwarded to the Schertz Police Department for review. When appropriate, you may be scheduled for the following:

  • Basic Police Service Examination
  • Physical Fitness and Agility Test
  • Background Investigation
  • Oral Interview
  • Medical Examination
  • Psychological Examination
  • Polygraph Examination

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1. How do I become a Texas Peace Officer?
2. What if I'm already a commissioned peace officer from another state?
3. Does the Schertz Police Department have a police academy?
4. How do I become a Schertz Police Officer?
5. What are the minimum qualifications for employment?
6. What are disqualifications for employment?
7. What benefits are offered as an employee?
8. Where can I obtain an application?
9. I still have questions. Whom can I contact to obtain more information?
10. What is the hiring processes?