KPD Employment

The Keene Police Department accepts applications for the position of Police Officer on an ongoing basis. Selected applicants must pass a written exam, physical fitness test, oral board, intensive background investigation, polygraph examination, psychological exam and a medical exam.

Minimum Qualifications: All applicants for the Keene Police Department must be United States citizens; high school graduate, or possess a GED certificate; and be at least 21 years of age at the time of appointment. College education and/or military experience are highly desirable.

Please download our Application for Employment. Applications can be mailed to: Recruitment Officer; Keene Police Department; 400 Marlboro Street; Keene, NH 03431

For further information contact Keene Police Recruiting at (603) 357-9815, or write to: Keene Police Department, 400 Marlboro Street, Keene, NH 03431, Attn: Recruiting. E-mail can be sent to


The City of Keene is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.