Can I still be hired with a misdemeanor arrest on my record?
Applicants must be free of conviction for crimes punishable by imprisonment for greater than 90 days. Less serious convictions, including traffic, will be examined and may be cause for rejection.

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1. What should I wear or bring for the first day of testing?
2. How long will the physical fitness and written portion of the testing last?
3. Can I still be hired with a misdemeanor arrest on my record?
4. Will a past driving suspension prevent me from being hired?
5. Do I need to be Act 120 certified to become a police officer for State College Police Department?
6. If I am already a police officer outside the state of Pennsylvania, do I still need to attend the PA Police Academy?
7. Is there a residency requirement?
8. Is there a height requirement?