LPD opens academy testing with record-high number of applicants - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

LPD opens academy testing with record-high number of applicants

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The Lubbock Police Department opened their 2017 police academy testing with a record high in applicants.

Almost 800 people signed up for the LPD police academy. Assistant chief Jon Caspell says that the normal application number is around 500.

After today's test LPD will run background checks and conduct interviews which Caspell says should take a couple months.

They will make their selections in February.

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