Police work is physically demanding and requires officers to be physically fit. The Minneapolis Police Department Training Unit has prepared the following information on how to prepare for the Entry-Level Police Department Fitness Assessment. The events involved in the fitness assessment, and the desired minimum event standards, include the following:
300 Meter Run
1.5 Mile Run (Indoor Track)
Note: At the end of the Community Service Officer program, persons will be expected to meet and/or exceed all of the event standards, before being eligible to promote to the position of Police Officer (Recruit) - or be released from employment with the Minneapolis Police Department.
Last updated Mar. 12, 2013