Ceremony to Take Place on Thursday, August 1, 2013, at 10:30 a.m. at the Riverfront Library Auditorium, 1 Larkin Plaza, Yonkers, NY 10701.
YONKERS, NY — July 31, 2013 — Police Commissioner Charles Gardner (pictured) has announced that 20 Probabtionary Police Officers will be hired Thursday, August 1, 2013, at the Riverfront Library, which is located at 1 Larkin Plaza. The ceremony will start at 10:30 a.m. Members of the Yonkers Police Department Honour Guard, Commanding Officers, elected officials, and community representatives will be present for the ceremony. Family and friends of the Probationary Officers are also invited.
These Probationary Police Officers will attend an intensive 20 week class with other recruit Officers from around the county at the Westchester County Police Academy in Valhalla, New York. Upon completion, the recruits will also attend training at the Yonkers Police Department Training Division concerning specific Y.P.D. procedures as well as a field training program.
The Yonkers Police Department is currently recruiting for their upcomming written examination for Police Officer, which will be held November 16, 2013. The deadline for filing for this examination is September 16, 2013. All registration material for the written examination can be found at www.yonkerspd.com