The Temple Police Department is seeking a few good men and women to bring the city's police force to full strength. reports the Temple Police Department stands at 143 sworn officers with only 76 assigned to the streets. They are seeking around a dozen more officers on top of the 4 new hires from the last week. Temple is licensed to have 154 officers on staff.

If you are interested in more information or applying, the Temple Police are having an open house coming up on November 29th at 6 PM. Registration will close on November 30th at 5 PM with the next test happening on December 8th.

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