Applicants participate in the same selection process as a police officer, which includes a written examination, physical agility test, and oral interviews. If the applicant is chosen to continue in the process, a thorough background investigation is completed. If the applicant passes the background investigation, he/she will be required to pass a medical and psychological examination. The La Verne Police Department utilizes the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Academy to train their reserves. The academy is currently held part-time on Monday and Wednesday nights and all day on Sunday.
The La Verne Police Department offers the Reserve Forces Bureau a unique opportunity to become involved with many functions of the department such as but not limited to; uniform patrol, bike patrol, warrant teams, probation search teams, DUI taskforce and checkpoints. The La Verne Police Department offers highly dedicated individuals the unique opportunity to become involved in law enforcement as a volunteer part-time police officer.
For more information on the Reserve Forces Bureau, contact one of our Reserve Coordinators: Corporal Hess or Corporal Martinez by e-mail or phone at (909) 596-1913.
Applications are accepted on a continuous basis and must be turned into City Hall Monday thru Thusday during business hours.