RCPD Employment Typing Test

The first step in the hiring process is to complete an application. However, for most positions at the Riley County Police Department, there is also a timed typing test requirement as well. This is a test that you complete, online prior to the application deadline.

Typing tests are due by the application deadline. Please visit typingtest.com to complete the 5-minute, medium text typing test. Please take a screen shot or a snip of your passing typing test score and attach the results to your application in ADP or email them to: dbarfuss@rileycountypolice.orgPRIOR to the application and typing test deadline.

Typing Requirements:

The following positions, among others, require a timed typing test:

Dispatcher - 40 wpm, net


Police Officer - 16 wpm, net

Police Service Aide - 16 wpm, net

Corrections Officer - 16 wpm, net

Court Security Screener - 16 wpm, net



Dawn Barfuss
Human Resource Technician
(785) 537-2112 x2348