Be The Change! Chicago Police Dept. to Hold Career Info Sessions at Triton College
Community members are invited to attend an event at Triton College to
learn more about how they can start a rewarding career in which they’ll serve
and protect members of their community.
Chicago Police Department will be on campus Wednesday, Jan. 25,
conducting presentations about the application and hiring process for Chicago
police officers. Presentations will be
held at 9, 10 and 11 a.m., in the Performing Arts Center of the Robert M. Collins Center (R Building)
located on the east side of Triton’s campus, 2000 Fifth Ave., River Grove.
leaders have promised to bolster the ranks of the Chicago Police Department by
1000 officers. This unprecedented initiative provides everyone in the Chicago
area an opportunity to follow their dreams of a career in criminal justice,”
said Triton College Criminal Justice Administration Program Coordinator Gregg
Catena. “We believe the diversity of the Triton College community will be a
tremendous advantage in the recruiting effort. We look forward to supporting
our students and our community in this program.”
The presentations are free to attend and open to the entire community. Prospective
applicants can apply to become police officers on site following the
presentation. The Chicago Police Department is accepting applications through
Jan. 31, 2017. Visit www.bethechangecpd.com for more
information about applying to become a Chicago police officer.
During the application process, police recruits can also earn their
‘Peace Officer Wellness Evaluation Report’ (“POWER”) physical fitness test
certification on Triton’s campus. Triton’s POWER test is accepted by more than
70 area police agencies, including the Chicago Police Department. Click
here for more info on the POWER Test.
For more information on the Chicago Police Department information
sessions, contact Gregory Catena at (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3327, or email email@example.com, or
Stefanie Wulf at (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3326, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.