Basic Requirements

Police Applicants:  To be considered, a completed application and background packet must be submitted prior to the posting deadline. If you apply after the deadline, your applicationbadge will be considered for the next round of testing. Those applications received within the last year will be mailed testing information. 

Minimum Requirements for Muskogee Police Applicants:

  • Applicants must be 21-45 years of age.
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • Applicants may not have been convicted of a felony or a crime of moral turpitude.
  • Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED.
  • Applicants must pass both a written and physical agility test.
  • Applicants must pass an interview with a selection board.
  • Applicants must pass a polygraph examination.
  • Applicants must pass psychological examination (MMPI).
  • Applicants must pass an extensive background investigation.
  • Applicants must pass a state pension board physical once selected.
  • All hires will serve in a probationary capacity for one year.