There are a few basic requirements you need to meet if you want to become a police officer.
Applicants from all backgrounds and ethnic groups are encouraged to apply. Applicants are not limited to any particular age group - in fact, we welcome those who are looking for a career change.
The minimum age to apply is 18, and there is no upper age limit, though you should bear in mind that the normal retirement age for police officers is 60.
You should also be aware that all new recruits, whatever their age, are required to undertake a two-year probationary period.
As you might imagine, applicant guidelines are fairly comprehensive, but here are a few highlights:
Police Officer Recruitment is now open and you can register for eligibility. Registration will close at 5pm on 18 December 2017.