All applicants must successfully pass the written test (Law Enforcement Officer Exam) through www.publicsafetytesting.com BEFORE applying on Workplace Alaska. For more information on the test, testing fees, upcoming testing dates, and to register to take the test, go to www.publicsafetytesting.com. After you register for the written test, study materials will be provided to you electronically. Additional study materials are available for purchase through www.publicsafetytesting.com

  • We are currently accepting applications for State Trooper Recruit / Lateral for Spring 2017 Academy. Apply Now: Spring 2017 State Trooper Recruit/Lateral
    No prior law enforcement experience is required to apply for State Trooper Recruit. APSC Laterals or Out-of State Laterals are eligible to apply as well.

State Trooper Lateral is distinguished from State Trooper Recruit by having completed an acceptable basic law enforcement training program. To qualify you must possess an active police certification and at least one year of patrol experience as a full time police officer in a certified State or Municipal law enforcement agency.  Special Agents who have successfully completed their prospective training academy and at least one year of law enforcement experience with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), and Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (BATFE) are eligible for Lateral Hire.

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Toll Free. 1-877-AK-TROOP (1-877-258-7667)
Phone: 907-269-5976
E-mail: dps.recruit@alaska.gov