State patrol recruiting troopers



The Washington State Patrol is hiring.

The state patrol will conduct testing at the patrol academy Oct. 8, Nov. 5 and Dec. 3. The academy is about 25 miles north of Olympia in Shelton.

Testing will also be available in Spokane, with reserved seating, on Oct. 4, Nov. 8 and Dec. 6. Those interested in the Spokane training should contact Trooper Tina Wallman, the state patrol’s eastern Washington recruiter, at

Candidates interested in testing for the state patrol should submit an application before the test date to the Human Resource Division at P.O. Box 42620, Olympia, WA 98504-4904.

Applicants should bring a change of clothes for the physical fitness portion of the test.

For an application or more information on the testing process, visit the state patrol’s website at or contact Trooper Pete Stock at or Wallman at