The Selection Process

1 - Collection of Background Information

FingerprintWho Are You?

Beginning with the 90-band candidates, a Personal History Statement will be provided by the Columbus Division of Police Background Investigation Unit.

Applicants will then be required to appear for a pre-interview with a background investigator, where fingerprints and pictures to include exposed tattoos will be taken; waivers will be completed to assist in an extensive background investigation.

Continue to Step 2 - Polygraph