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Experienced Canadian Police Officer Applicants

We are currently hiring experienced Canadian Police Officers (in Province and outside of British Columbia)


  • Currently employed as a police officer, with a minimum of one year of service after graduation from the Police Academy, or previously employed as a police officer within the past two years
  • An exemplary service record with your current or past police agency
  • Commit to moving/living within a 60-kilometer radius of New Westminster city limits


Experience Officer’s Recruitment Process

The NWPD process for Experienced officers includes:

  • Application and Security Clearance Questionnaire
  • Suitability Interview
  • Ride Along
  • Panel Interview
  • Background Investigation
  • Executive Interview

For Out of Province, within Canada experienced officers, in addition to the process above:

  • Exempt exam
    • This exam can be done online, but if it is done online, the applicant will need an NCO to oversee it.
  • Provide Education and Training transcripts
  • Provide two letters of reference confirming the competence and experience claimed as a police officer
  • Complete, or have completed within 1 year, POPAT / PARE (if this has been done within 1 year, provide documentation)
  • The NWPD Recruiting Sergeant will complete a letter to the Director of Police Services requesting an exemption from the Recruit Training Program


If you meet these requirements please review and complete our application form.


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