By John Heinis/Hudson County View
The North Bergen Police Department announced on their Facebook page this afternoon that they will have officers at two separate locations, on three different dates, this month to help aspiring cops fill out applications for the New Jersey Civil Service Commission.
1) Downtown Public Library, 2123 John F. Kennedy Blvd. – Wednesday August 3 – 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
2) Uptown Public Library, 8411 Bergenline Ave. – Wednesday August 10 – 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
3) Uptown Public Library, 8411 Bergenline Ave. – Wednesday August 17 – 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m..
The application can be filed at NJCSC.com, clicking through to the Law Enforcement Entrance Exam. Anyone who does not wish to attend the three aforementioned events can email these community policing officers: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Eligible applicants must be at least 18 years of age as of August 31 and cannot be more than 35 years of age as of this date, unless a recognized exception to this requirement exists.
Applicants must also possess a high school diploma, vocational diploma, or an approved High School Equivalency Certificate by August 31, as well as a valid New Jersey driverâ€™s license at the time of appointment.