California Update
7:30 am
Mon September 9, 2013

CHP To Accept Applications This Week

The physical part of the job is as important as the mental part. Of the 22,000 people who applied to go through training in January, only about 600 made it through both tests.
Credit Lance Iverson / Chronicle

  After being unable to fill vacancies because of a hiring freeze, the California Highway Patrol is looking for super-qualified candidates to become new officers.

Monday, September 9, 2013

Today's reporting by Bob Moffitt.