New Canaan Police Department

Salary: $64,250—$89,709 - The New Canaan Police Department is an internationally accredited agency that is currently accepting applications for the position of full-time entry level Police Officer. Applicants must be at least 21 years of age, have a minimum of 60 college credits or 2 years of active-duty military service. Prior police experience will be evaluated on a case by case basis; however certified officers must participate in the full entry level testing process.  A valid CHIP card and a minimum passing score of 75% on the CPCA Entry Level Written Exam are required prior to applying.  Potential candidates will be required to complete and successfully pass a written examination, physical agility test, peer interview, polygraph examination, oral interview(s), psychological evaluation, medical examination and a thorough background investigation. A competitive wage and benefits package as well as a defined benefit pension are offered in accordance with the current labor contract.  Applicants must go to to apply.  This recruitment process will remain open until all positions are filled or at the discretion of the Chief of Police. Any questions should be directed to Sgt. Brian Mitchell at or 203-594-3506. Veterans, women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. The New Canaan Police Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).