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The LAPD is hosting a Hiring Expo on Saturday, July 14th at the  

City of Los Angeles Personnel Building, 700 E. Temple St., L.A.,90012


LAPD Candidates

Candidates wishing to Fast-Track the selection process should fill out the PHS and Credit Authorization.  Candidates will have the opportunity to participate in the following:

  • LAPD Written Test
  • Initial Background Review - PHS and Credit Authorization Required
  • Physical Fitness Qualifier (PFQ) - Workout Attire Required
  • Oral Prep - Learn to Prepare for the LAPD Interview


LAPD testing will begin promptly at 8:00 am. Check in begins at 7:00 am. 


Click here for Fast-Track – Written Test, Initial Background Review, PFQ, Oral Prep

Click here to attend – Written Test, PFQ, Oral Prep

The Expo will feature:

LAPD Recruiters and Mentors - Civilian Jobs -  Gourmet Food Trucks

Prizes, Giveaways, and More

· Free Notary Public will be on site for candidates who need to complete the Release and Waiver

  Bring a friend and we will see you at the Expo!



Want to fast track the selection process?

Candidates serious about becoming an LAPD Officer in as little as 4 months and who are ready to navigate the LAPD hiring process should consider the Expedited Testing process. An Academy class starts every 28 days, and some Expedited candidates have made it to the Academy in 50 days. The Expedited Process is four consecutive days (usually Mon-Thurs) of testing for the Police Officer process.  Choose the week best for you!  Expedited Testing is typically scheduled 6-8 weeks out. 

To be selected for Expedited Testing, Apply online, print out the application and call 213-473-9060 to secure the best week for you. Select option 1 for details. 

LAPD and the following colleges have partnered up to bring you a hiring workshop and the entry-level exam. Check the Testing Calendar for more information:

*No hiring workshops at this time.

NOT READY FOR FULL-TIME YET? But you still want to make a difference... FIND OUT MORE ABOUT OUR EXCITING RESERVES PROGRAM! Click the LAPD RESERVE CORPS tab below or call (310) 342-3160.

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