In order to be eligible for the Military Police Transition Training Program (MPTTP) the applicant must meet the following:
- Have performed as a military police officer for a minimum of 2080 hours in a specified law enforcement occupational specialty (MOS).
AZ POST uses the term “military police” in a general sense, as a way to describe military law enforcement personnel associated with The United States Armed Forces.
Applicants shall provide copies of any/all of the forms listed below that apply to their time as an MP:
a. Military Occupational Specialties (MOS)
b. Enlisted Record Brief (ERB)
c. Officer Record Brief (ORB)
Have satisfactorily completed military police training at a federal service school.
Federal Service Schools:
Air Force: U.S. Air Force Security Forces Center/Academy, Lackland Air Force Base, Texas
Army: U.S. Army Military Police School, Ft. Leonard Wood, Missouri
Coast Guard: U.S. Coast Guard Maritime Law Enforcement Academy, Federal Law Enforcement Training Center, Charleston, South Carolina
Marines: U.S. Military Police Basic Officers Couse, Ft. Leonard Wood, Missouri
Navy: Law Enforcement/Master-at-Arms at the Naval Technical Training
- Basic training and in-service training records must demonstrate substantial comparability to Arizona’s full-authority peace officer basic training course.
- Either possess an honorable discharge form, or be currently serving.
- Have discontinued employment in the specified law enforcement MOS, ERB/ORB for no more than five years before the start of the program.
AZ POST recognizes the DD214 as a valid form of proof of the above detailed information.
In the event an applicant has not separated from the military and cannot supply a DD214 form, that applicant shall be required to provide a letter of support from their Commanding Officer (CO) detailing the following:
- The military occupational specialty (MOS) the applicant is performing
- The length of time assigned to that MOS
- The applicable ERB/ORB detailing all assignments
- Current rank
- Decorations, medals, badges, citations, and campaign awards
- If the applicant is recommended by the CO to attend the MPTTP
Applicants are encouraged to provide copies of any diplomas, awards, and Verification of Military Experience and Training (VMET) documents.