Career Opportunities

Police Officer Openings

The Bedford Police Department is currently accepting applications for Police Officer. Please read the information on the application and hiring process webpage before submitting an application. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Cpl. Chris West at


Types of Career Opportunities

Bedford police officers have the opportunity to pursue a variety of specialized positions within the department, such as:

  • Field Training Officer (full-time)
  • Traffic (10-hour shifts/full-time)
  • Commercial Vehicle Enforcement (full-time)
  • Motorcycles (full-time)
  • SWAT (part-time)
  • Drone Team (part-time)
  • Honor Guard (part-time)
  • Narcotics (full-time)
  • Criminal Investigations Division (10-hour shifts, full-time)
  • Training and Recruiting (full-time)
  • Behavioral Intervention Unit (full-time)
  • School Resource Officer (full-time)
  • Community Services (full-time)
  • Explorer Program (part-time)
  • Warrant Officer (Courts, full-time)