Connecticut State Police Patch STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Public Safety
1111 Country Club Road
Middletown, Connecticut 06457
April 13, 2007


The Connecticut State Police is accepting applications for State Trooper Trainees through 1 p.m. on May 8, 2007.

Candidates for Trooper Trainees must be at least 21 years old by November 8, 2007, and a U.S. Citizen by the date of appointment.  Applicants must be in general good health and possess the strength, agility and stamina for the job.

All those applying for the position must have a high school diploma or GED by the completion of training and be free from any felony and Class A or B misdemeanor convictions.

Depending on how far a candidate advances through the hiring process, that candidate may undergo written testing, a physical fitness assessment, a background investigation and a polygraph test.  Psychological and medical evaluations may also be conducted.

As Trooper Trainees, applicants enter the Connecticut State Police Academy for classroom instruction, practical exercises and physical conditioning.

For more information on the State Police Trooper Trainee application process, visit and click on “jobs” for details on how to apply for the exam.