Sept. 16 is deadline to apply for Chicago police officer jobs

September 13, 2013 1:01:14 PM PDT
The deadline to apply to become a Chicago police officer is Monday, September 16.

The application process was opened for the first time in three years. Those between the ages of 18 and 40-years-old can apply through the department's website,

A written examination and the Police Officer Wellness Evaluation Report (P.O.W.E.R.) are a part of the application process. Applications who pass the test will be placed on a pre-qualified applicant list based on a lottery, according to the website.