Police Academy Candidates Put To The Test (VIDEO)

By Emma Koch

July 19, 2013 Updated Jul 19, 2013 at 4:22 PM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (www.incnow.tv) -- The Fort Wayne Police Department's newest recruits are being put to the test.

The men and women hoping to be a part of Fort Wayne's finest, took part in physical agility testing. Fort Wayne Police Chief Rusty York says he's encouraged in what he has seen.

We learned last week that the department is planning to hire 20 new officers.

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