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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the scheduled Spring 2020 Basic School Session is postponed. Candidates processed for this class will be contacted by Member Hiring when further information is available.

All candidates remaining on the competitive hiring list from the October 2017 Entrance Examination, and any supplemental examinations for military personnel, are reminded of the importance of maintaining a high fitness level. Those remaining on the list should be aware that the New York State Police could reach their name at any time. The Physical Ability Test (PAT), comprised of sit-ups, push-ups, and a 1.5 mile run, is a section of the hiring process that the candidates can control the results based upon preparation. For further information concerning the PAT, click on this link:

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