Application Process

 Applicants should review the application Information list (PDF).

This requested information should be collected prior to attending the exam and will be used to complete the Personal History Questionnaire (PHQ).

The Irving Police Department is now utilizing an online PHQ.  Upon successful completion of the test, the applicant will receive an email invitation and instructions for completion of the online PHQ. 

PHQ Instructions and Chiefs Letter

Complete PHQ Video Walkthrough

The link below is for the PHS used for civilian applicants and is similar in content to the online PHQ completed by Police Officer Applicants. This material is provided for reference only.

Personal History Statement Download