New York State Police Exams

In June of 2019, the NYS Civil Service Exam for Entry-Level Law Enforcement Officers was updated to a new set of test topics. This exam is used by all police agencies in New York State except the NYPD and MTA.

The 2019 exam test topics are:

  • Language Fluency

  • Information Ordering

  • Problem Sensitivity and Reasoning

  • Selective Attention

  • Visualization

  • Spatial Orientation

  • Situational Judgment

Applicants still need to double check when they apply to confirm this. Click on the exam links below to learn how best to prepare.

The New York State Police use the NYS Civil Service Police Exam for their entry-level written exam.

The New York State Police use the NYS Civil Service Police Exam for their entry-level written exam.

Albany Exam ►► 2019 NYS Police Exam

Albany County NY Sheriff Exam ►► 2019 NYS Police Exam

Buffalo Police Exam ►► 2019 NYS Police Exam

Dutchess County NY Sheriff Exam ►► 2019 NYS Police Exam

Erie County Sheriff Exam ►► 2019 NYS Police Exam

Hempstead Police Exam ►► 2019 NYS Police Exam

Monrow County Sheriff Exam ►► 2019 NYS Police Exam

Mount Vernon Police NY Exam ►► 2019 NYS Police Exam

MTA Police Exam ►► NCJOSI

Nassau County Police Exam ►► 2019 NYS Police Exam

New Rochelle Police Exam ►► 2019 NYS Police Exam

New York State Police Exam ►► 2019 NYS Police Exam

NYPD Police (NYC) Exam ►► NYPD Exam

NYS Police Trooper Exam ►► 2019 NYS Police Exam

Onondaga County Sheriff Exam ►► 2019 NYS Police Exam

Orange County NY Sheriff Exam ►► 2019 NYS Police Exam

Rochester NY Police Exam ►► 2019 NYS Police Exam

Rockland County NY Sheriff Exam ►► 2019 NYS Police Exam

Schenectady Police Exam ►► 2019 NYS Police Exam

Suffolk County Sheriff Exam ►► 2019 NYS Police Exam

Syracuse Police Exam ►► 2019 NYS Police Exam

Utica Police Exam ►► 2019 NYS Police Exam

Westchester County Police Exam ►► 2019 NYS Police Exam

Yonkers NY Police Exam ►► 2019 NYS Police Exam

DISCLAIMER: Applicants are encouraged to check directly with their targeted agencies to verify what test is currently in use, as this list is subject to change from time to time.