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Highway Patrol Women’s Recruiting Seminars This Week in Pierre, Rapid City and Sioux Falls





FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019

Contact: Tony Mangan, 605-773-6196

 

Highway Patrol Women’s Recruiting Seminars

This Week in Pierre, Rapid City and Sioux Falls

 

 

PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Highway Patrol this week holds recruiting seminars for women in three different South Dakota cities.

  

This is the fifth year for the seminars, which are designed to provide more information to women who are interested in joining the Highway Patrol. Currently the Highway Patrol has 13 female troopers.

 

Each seminar lasts two hours and citizens can come and go as they wish. Female troopers will be available to discuss topics such as the application process, training, what it’s like to be a state trooper and the challenges that come with the position.

 

Seminars also have been held this this month in Aberdeen and Watertown. The seminars next week are being held:

 

*** Tuesday, Feb. 19 -- Pierre, Mickelson Law Enforcement Training Center, 1302 U.S. Highway 14, 6 p.m.-8 p.m. CST

 

*** Tuesday, Feb. 19 – Sioux Falls, Department of Transportation training room,  5316 W. 60th St. N, 6 p.m.-8 p.m. CST.

 

*** Wednesday, Feb. 20 – Rapid City, Highway Patrol District 3 Office, 2220 Eglin St, 6 p.m.-8 p.m. MST.


Applications are now being accepted for the Patrol’s next hiring period. Deadline to apply is Feb. 28.

 

For more information on the Highway Patrol, click onto:   https://dps.sd.gov/safety-enforcement/highway-patrol.


The Highway Patrol is part of the South Dakota Department of Public Safety. 

 

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