Allen Police Department's lateral entry program is designed for experienced officers interested in joining our force.
Lateral officer applicants are not required to attend the written exam or physical agility test.
The Chief of Police or his designee will make the final determination about whether an applicant meets eligibility standards.
Lateral officer applicants participate in a thorough hiring process:
Generally, two trips to Allen are necessary to complete the hiring process.
Contact a recruiter at 214.509.4210 or email us to request additional information.