Texas DPS Accepting New Recruits - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

10/15/03

Texas DPS Accepting New Recruits

The Texas Department of Public Safety is actively searching for prospective troopers.

The DPS is kicking off a new recruiting drive to fill the next trooper training class. Applicants must be at least 20-years of age, and must have completed at least 90 hours of college credit or have prior law enforcement experience. All applicants will also be subject to a background check.

The next six month training academy will be in Austin this February.

For more information, call 1-866-TX-TROOP . The application deadline is November 7th.

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