Public Notices


Notice is hereby given that the Warren City Civil Service Commission will give a written, promotional, competitive examination for the position of Police Sergeant in the city of Warren’s Police Department.  The examination will be given on Tuesday, January 31, 2024, from 9 am to 11:00 am at Packard Music Hall, 1703 Mahoning Avenue  Warren, Ohio  44483.  

Only those Police Officers presently serving in the Warren Police Department who have actively served in the rank of Police Officer in the Warren Police Department for at least five (5) years as of the date of this written examination shall be eligible and qualified to take said written examination.

The passing grade for this written examination has been established at 70% (seventy percent).  

Panel assessment portion of the examination to be conducted pursuant to the rules and regulations of the Civil Service Commission adopted prior to the examination. 

Panel assessment portion of the exam will be scheduled at a date to be announced.  

No credit for seniority, experience, efficiency or any other reason shall be added to the applicant’s written examination grade unless the applicant achieves at least the minimum passing grade of seventy percent (70%) without counting that extra credit.

Attached to this notice is a list of the suggested reference materials that have been approved by the Warren Civil Service Commission for this examination.  This list may be subject to deletions, but no additions.  Also attached to this notice is an application form for said examination.  

Applications for this examination will be accepted electronically at

The application process will close on Friday, January 26, 2024 at 4:00 pm.

No application for the examination will be accepted thereafter .

Should you have any questions relative to this notice or the examination in questions, please call the Commission Clerk at 330-393-2693.

All Federal, State and Local pandemic requirements and guidelines will be observed at all testing and interview sites, stations and locations used on behalf of the City of Warren, Ohio, Civil Service Commission.  This compliance will include and not be limited to social distancing, masks worn appropriately, temperature screening and refusal of entrance if illness by a candidate is noticed, witnessed or indicated at the time of examination of interview.

To view of print a PDF copy of this notice, CLICK HERE.

To view the Sergeant Reference Material, CLICK HERE.


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