FWPD Online Application Process March 1, 2017


For Immediate Release

Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Open Application Process

Lateral Officers and Basic Recruit Class Applicants



The Fort Wayne Police Department has opened the “online” application process accepting those individuals that are presently fulltime commissioned police officers looking to lateral to the Fort Wayne Police Department and for those individuals that are looking to apply “online” for our basic recruit class.


The “online” application process opens today, Wednesday, March 01, 2017 and will close Monday, May 1, 2017. Those interested can apply online at:




Anyone with questions concerning the application process will need to call the Fort Wayne Police Academy at 260.427.2911 Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Michael Joyner

Public Information Officer

Fort Wayne Police Department