The Lufkin Police Department is a Civil Service employer. Applicants must be 21 years of age with no upper age limit. A high school
diploma or equivalent is required. Applicants must have no felony or Class A misdemeanor charges pending or convictions on their record. Applicants
must be in good health and mental condition.
Qualified applicants will either enter the FTO (Field Training Program) or an accredited police academy.
(East Texas Police Academy in Kilgore, TX or Angelina College Police Academy in Lufkin, TX)