LAPD Events and Hiring Seminars

Effective 11/8/21, Police Officer Candidates attending indoor in-person tests will need to provide proof of Vaccination. 

Types of Acceptable Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination

  • CDC COVID-19 Vaccination Record Card (White Card) - front and back
  • California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Digital Vaccination Record

People who were vaccinated in California can get a free digital COVID-19 Vaccination Record at 

Vaccination Mandate within City facilities.  Patrons entering a City facility must show proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test within 72 hours.

LAPD In-Person Hiring Workshop and Testing

Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 8:00am

Grace Community Church 
13248 Roscoe Blvd, Sun Valley Ca, 91352 

Check-in is from 7am - 8am. 

Our Multiple Choice Test will be offered on site! Please bring a mask.

Please bring proof of Vaccination or Negative Test within 72 hours. 
Pre-Register by clicking the link:

LAPD Presents: City of Growth
Sworn & Civilian Hiring Fair

Saturday, June 18, 2022 at 9:00am

3300 W. Slauson Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90043

FOOD TRUCKS: Trap Kitchen • Reynoso’s Tacos • TheOriginal Muffin Message - FREE Food Truck meals will be provided to testers & their families (as supplies last)
ENTERTAINMENT & FAMILY FUN EVENTS: • Big Boy (Real 92.3) - appearance at 12pm • Live Music provided by ” DJ Freshcobar” • Hoop Bus • Trackless Mini Train • Face Paint & Balloons • African American Traveling Museum
LAPD SPECIALIZED UNITS: Recruitment • K-9 • Bomb Squad • Mounted Horses • South Traffic Motorcycle Officers • Underwater Dive Team • CADETS • POP • ACOP • PAMS
LA CITY OPPORTUNITIES: • Custody Service Division • Communications Division (911 Dispatchers) • Evidence and Property Division • Reserve Officers

9:00 AM: 

1:00 PM: 

Our Multiple Choice Test will be offered on site! Please bring a mask.

Officer Hill: (213) 473-3489 or Officer Conley: (213) 473-3481

MC Test is available online & in person


Before you can be scheduled for the on-line test, you must complete both of the following steps. After you have completed these two steps, you will receive a unique test code for the online Multiple-Choice Test within one week.

  1. Complete a Police Officer application on, if you have not done so already.

  2. Create a profile and submit an application on the Personnel Website by clicking the “Apply” icon at the following link: Please note that this is a second application that must completed to enable on-line testing. The remaining test parts in the Police Officer selection process will be scheduled and/or administered on the website.



In-Person testing, candidates can view In-Person testing locations and dates here:

LAPD candidates are required to wear Business Attire during all test parts and meetings with Recruitment and Employment Division unless otherwise instructed.

PFQ is back! 

Please note that PFQ's are by appointment only.

The Physical Fitness Qualifier (PFQ) takes place during the first 7 calendar days of each month. Please self-schedule on your myPD candidate portal or contact a Recruitment Officer at 213-473-3450 for scheduling assistance.  Candidate Advancement Program registration is unavailable during the first 7 calendar days of each month, as it is reserved for PFQ appointments.  Candidates are encouraged to take the PFQ every month to see improvement and work on building a better score.

CAP's will be cancelled from Monday June 6th- Saturday June 11th due to the mobilization for the Summit of the Americas.

CAP is back! 

FREE OF CHARGE. Participants must have PASSED the LAPD MC test.

CAP (Candidate Advancement Program)

In order to receive credit for attending CAP, candidates are required to register on the myPD portal, link below.

Candidates need to schedule CAP attendance via their portal under CAP calendar:

Mondays & Wednesdays 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Saturdays 7:30 am to 10:30 am

Ahmanson Recruit Training Center

5651 W. Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90045



Tuesdays & Thursdays 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

LAPD Academy at Elysian Park

1880 N. Academy Road (near Dodger Stadium), Los Angeles, CA 90012

Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm 
Devonshire Police station

10250 Etiwanda Ave, Northridge, CA 91324
Phone(818) 832-0633


CAP Starts at this location on April 16th

Saturdays 7:30 am to 10:30 am 

Inland Empire at San Bernardino Valley College

701 South Mount Vernon Ave, San Bernardino CA, 92410

Park in Parking Lot #8 entrance located at Mission Dr and Grant Ave. 
Meet at the gate entrance to the football stadium.

Starting in July, Women's CAP will only be offered once a month.  It will be held on the third Saturday of every month. 

Women's CAP is back!

It will be offered every other Saturday from 7:30 am - 10:30 am.  
Pre-Register on Eventbrite at

WOMEN'S CAP WILL BE OPEN TO ALL WOMEN INTERESTED OVER THE AGE OF 20 1/2. You do not have to be an LAPD candidate.


Oral Prep

Oral Prep Seminar, Mondays at 10 am
Pre-Register on Eventbrite at, to receive the Zoom link in your email.
Attendance is limited to 25, pre-register asap to ensure a spot!