Application Process

 

Beginning July 1, 2011, the Prince William County Police Department will begin accepting online applications via NEOGOV for sworn positions, the county's online applicant portal.

Please visit to create a NEOGOV account and apply for our current police department vacancies.

 

Additional steps in the hiring process:

 

  • Written examination
  • Conditional offer of employment
  • Pre-screening interview
  • Polygraph examination
  • Background interview and investigation
  • Medical physical examination
  • Body art/tattoo policy
  • Physical fitness test
  • Written/oral psychological examination
  • Police officer ride-a-long
  • Interview with the Chief of Police or designee
  • Final approval by: Chief of Police, Human Resources, County Executive