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MISSION

To establish a safe and peaceful community through a partnership with the citizens and fellow employees of our city that is based upon strength and integrity.

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Next Police Officer Entrance Exam

THE CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION FOR THE CITY OF BALCH SPRINGS WILL BE HOSTING AN ENTRY LEVEL CIVIL SERVICE TEST FOR THE POSITION OF POLICE OFFICER FOR QUALIFIED APPLICANTS.

DATE: Saturday, September 7th, 2019

TIME: 8:00 AM

LOCATION: BALCH SPRINGS CIVIC CENTER

  12400 ELAM RD, BALCH SPRINGS, TX 75180

REGISTRATION: 7:30am – 7:55am

DOORS WILL BE LOCKED AT 7:55am

TO QUALIFY FOR TESTING CANIDATES MUST SUBMITT AN APPLICATION WITH THE CITY OF BALCH SPRINGS HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT / CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION NO LATER THAN Friday September 6th 3:00pm.

ALL QUALIFIED APPLICANTS MUST BRING A VAILD GOVERNMENT ISSUED IDENTIFICATION TO THE TEST DATE. (Driver’s license or State Issued ID card)

ANY APPLICANT WITH PRIOR MILITARY SERVICE MUST PRESENT A COPY OF THEIR DD214 SHOWING DISCHARGE STATUS INDICATING HONORABLE DISCHARGE IN ORDER TO RECEIVE 5 MILITARY BONUS POINTS.

ONLY APPLICANTS WITH THE REQUIRED DOCUMENTS WILL BE ALLOWED INTO THE TESTING AREA.

Mark Morris, Civil Service Director. (Possible quorum present 8/07/19)

JOB RELATED PHYSICAL ASSESSMENT NOTIFICATION

On Saturday September 7th, 2019 immediately following the civil service test, The Balch Springs Police Department will be conducting a Job Related Physical Assessment for those applicants who have successfully passed the Civil Service Exam.


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Balch Springs Citizen's Police Academy

The Citizen Police Academy is designed to give citizens a better understanding of what police officers do every day. This Interactive program provides insight into the philosophy, internal values, and operations of the department. Through Education, its ultimate goal is to: improve the relationship and rapport between citizens and the Balch Springs Police. The program also gives citizens the opportunity to interact with officers, ask questions, and express any concerns they might have. This two-way communication has proven to be an effective, successful way to accomplish the goals and objectives of the Citizen Police Academy.  
  
 


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