Required Documents for Application

Once the application has been submitted, the Human Resources Department will contact all qualified applicants by email with details on the testing date, time and place. Make sure your application has a valid email address listed.

Additional Documents

Once you have passed the written and physical agility exams, you will turn in your Personal History Statement along with providing copies of the following documents, if they apply to you. Please do not submit originals as they will not be returned. If any applicable documents are missing, your application may be rejected.  However, we understand some documents may take a while to receive, so if you have ordered them please indicate they are en route.

  • Certified copy of Birth certificate or adoption papers
  • College Transcripts*
  • Copy of driver’s license
  • Credit report and bankruptcy papers if applicable
  • Divorce decree
  • High School diploma or GED
  • High School transcripts*
  • Marriage license
  • Military DD214
  • Proof of motor vehicle insurance
  • Recent photo
  • Social Security card

*Contact each school attended and request a certified copy of your transcripts. Each must be in an envelope sealed by the school when submitted to the Department. Send them to:

McKinney Police Department
Attn: Personnel / Recruiting Unit
2200 Taylor-Burk Dr.
McKinney, TX 75071

Questions? Email [email protected]