The Civil Service Commission is responsible for administering the testing process for entry-level and promotional positions within the Denver Fire and Police Departments, policy administration, and hearing disciplinary appeals of classified members. Through this website, you can obtain valuable career information and opportunities for testing. 

Application and Testing Announcements

  • Police Officer Applicants: Applications and Test Registration Opens On: September 14, 2015 and closes September 25, 2015 for testing in October, 2015.
    For more information visit:: Becoming A Police Officer
  • In State and Out of State Lateral Police testing: Lateral applicants may apply and test in with entry level applicants as testing becomes available. Additional specific lateral only testing dates and academies will be announced at a later time.
    For more information visit: Lateral Police Officer
  • Firefighter Applicants: The application is currently closed.
    For more information visit: Becoming A Firefighter
  • Lateral Firefighter: The application is currently closed. 
    For more information visit:: Lateral Firefighter
  • Fire Systems Technical Specialist (Electronic Technician): The application is currently closed. 
    For more information visit: Fire Systems Technical Specialist



Rule 14: Hearing Officer Selection and Qualifications (Proposed Amendments)

Date: Friday, July 17, 2015

Time: 9:30 a.m. (Preceding a regular Commission Meeting)

Webb Municipal Bldg., 2nd Floor Room 2.1.1
201 W. Colfax Ave., Denver, CO 80202

Click on the following link for more information: Rule 14 Public Hearing Documents

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