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Apply online at http://www.policeapp.com/princetonnj Candidates who successfully pass a written test will be subject to a physical fitness test. Selected candidates will also undergo a series of interviews and an intensive background investigation. The written entrance examination will be administered by the New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police. The exam will take place on Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at 5:30pm at The Patriots Theater at the Trenton War Memorial, 1 Memorial Drive, Trenton NJ 08608. Free parking is available in the state parking lots on Memorial Drive near the War Memorial. For more information on parking and directions, please visit: bllP.s://nj,gov/state/me morial/index,html Please bring the following items with you to the written test: At least two #2 pencils, a clipboard and a photo ID. The physical fitness test will take place on Saturday, September 22, 2018 starting at 9:00am at the Mercer County Police Academy, located on the campus of Mercer County Community College, 1200 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor NJ 08550. Utilize the Hughes Drive entrance to Mercer County Community College and park at the Mercer High School. The physical fitness test will consist of a 1.5 mile run In 14:40 minutes or less, 28 pushups In one minute and 28 sit-ups in one minute. Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to the written and physical exams to check-In and bring a photo ID. STUDY GUIDE Please know that an optional Study Guide for the Written Examination is available for an additional $16.00. Should you choose to purchase a study guide, the $16.00 fee will be added on to your application submission fee. Candidates who purchase Study Guides must pick up their Study Guide from the Record's Bureau of the Princeton Police Department between the hours of 9:00AM to 5:00PM, Monday to Friday. You must bring a Photo ID and a copy of your Submission/Payment Confirmation. The newly consolidated Princeton Police Department is staffed with highly qualified and dedicated officers committed to providing the highest level of service to our new community. Consolidation has given us the opportunity to deliver progressive and cost effective police services to a larger, more diverse and unified community. We look forward to developing new partnerships with our citizenry to improve the quality of life for everyone that lives and visits our thriving community. We will undoubtedly be faced with many challenges as our new department evolves. I feel strongly that our men and women are up to the challenges we may face and that our community will be proud of the service we provide.