Erie Police Applications

Published 04/14 2014 03:37PM

Updated 04/14 2014 07:32PM

The deadline to turn in city of Erie police applications is tomorrow.

Human resource officials at city hall say the number of police applications handed out so far is at 306.

They add that the number of minorities who picked up applications is up significantly.

They say approximately 23 white women, ten black women, 26 black men, one hispanic woman, three hispanic men and four others are all interested in becoming officers.

The increase is attributed to a recent push to attract more minorities to the police force.

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