State police to hire 40 troopers

SALEM, Ore. -- Have you ever thought about becoming an Oregon State Police Trooper?

If you have, your chance to try out is now.

Oregon State Police will be accepting applications for 40 positions, for both entry level and experienced law enforcement officers.

The application process opens on January 22, at 10:30 a.m. OSP uses an E-Recruit system, and you can start the process now by visiting OSP's Web site.

Entry level testing will be held March 2-3, and applicants are encouraged to start preparing now for the application process.

If you have questions, you can call the OSP Recruitment Unit at (503) 378-4175.