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Alternate Route Program

The Morris County Public Safety Training Academy will again offer the Alternate Route Basic Course for Police Officers.

The program gives individuals interested in becoming police officers the opportunity to attend a police training academy at their own expense prior to being hired by a police department.

A written examination will be held Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at 5 PM at the Morris County Public Safety Training Academy, 500 W. Hanover Ave., Parsippany, NJ. 

Interested candidates MUST register for the exam Monday thru Friday between the hours of  9:00 AM & 3:30 PM. beginning July 7, 2014 through August 15,  2014 at the Academy

Candidates applying for the Alternate Route Program must meet the following requirements:

  • Must be between the ages of 18 and 35
  • Must have a minimum of 60 college credits or two (2) years of active military service or a combination of the two.  (Proof of military service must be shown at time of registration)
  • Must be a US citizen and a resident of the State of New Jersey

At the time of registration, individuals must show two (2) proofs of residency and pay a $75 non-refundable registration fee payable to the MORRIS COUNTY PUBLIC SAFETY TRAINING ACADEMY.


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